Organization Charts

Even if you are a one person business, constructing some kind of organization chart will help you see what functions need to be performed so that you can make certain everything is getting done. To show you how this is done, here is an example of a simple organization chart for a one-person retail business.

 

Retail Business
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The Buying Function The Selling Function The Controlling Function
Checking catalogs Advertising Cashiering
Finding suppliers Doing inside displays Checking invoices
Placing Orders Maintaining a clean store Issuing credit
Receiving and stocking Pricing Keeping records
Seeing salespersons Selling Making bank deposits
Taking inventory Trimming windows Paying bills
Viewing showrooms   Securing loans