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09:04 Jan 12, 2008
English to French translations [PRO] Business/Commerce (general) / corporate management
English term or phrase:departmentation
*Departmentation* is the process of dividing the organization into manageable subunits. The subunits are often referred to as departments, divisions or sections. Functional departmentation is the process of dividing the organization into units on the basis of the firm’s major activities. It involves grouping employees according to the broad tasks they perform. Normally, separate departments are created in workforce management systems for all the key activities of the business.