eCite Digital Repository

Priorities of the agility motivations by using MCDM approach: A case study


Jafarnejad, A and Sadeghian Esfahani, S and Reza Davoodi, SM and Abtahi, SM, Priorities of the agility motivations by using MCDM approach: A case study, Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 9, (4) pp. 2691-2696. ISSN 1819-544X (2013) [Refereed Article]

Official URL:


It seems that to recognize and classify the factors affecting organizational agility and need to specify the amount of their importance for the organization is essential to preserve survival and success in today's environment. This paper reviews the concept of agility and its division in the following indicators included the factors of motivations organizational agility that have been ranked in terms of level of importance and their influence by the techniques of MCDM. The inner complexity, suppliers, competition, customer needs, market, technology and social factors are the most important factors affecting organizational agility that can evaluate the following indicators and apply them and re-engineering processes, reviews and predictions of customer needs and better understanding of competitive environment and supply chain specify organizational agility and success ultimately.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:agility, MCDM approach, environmental turbulence.
Research Division:Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Research Group:Strategy, management and organisational behaviour
Research Field:Organisation and management theory
Objective Division:Economic Framework
Objective Group:Management and productivity
Objective Field:Management
UTAS Author:Sadeghian Esfahani, S (Dr Sonia Sadeghian Esfahani)
ID Code:143813
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Information and Communication Technology
Deposited On:2021-04-05
Last Modified:2021-10-29

Repository Staff Only: item control page