or·​ga·​ni·​za·​tion·​al | \ ˌȯr-gə-nə-ˈzā-shnəl How to pronounce organizational (audio) , -shə-nᵊl, ˌȯrg-nə- \

Definition of organizational

1 : of or relating to an organization : involving organization the organizational state of a crystal

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Other Words from organizational

organizationally adverb

Examples of organizational in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Could change resistance overtake and define whole organizational cultures? Chris White, Forbes, "Unblocking Organizations: How To Create Change As Leaders," 6 Apr. 2021 Invite open conversations: Employers should let their workers know that mental health is a priority and learn about employee needs, both in group settings and in one-on-one meetings, organizational development psychologist Shané Teran says. Rachel Schnalzer, Los Angeles Times, "Newsletter: How to boost mental health at your workplace," 6 Apr. 2021 Our cookware set was also designed with storage in mind, and includes handy organizational units for the pans and lids that make storing them easy and seamless, especially for small kitchens. Rachel King, Fortune, "How Caraway built the most in-demand cookware brand of the pandemic," 4 Apr. 2021 Universities, scientific journals, and medical institutions can develop and enforce rules and organizational cultures that discourage financial conflicts of interest and sanction those who violate these norms. Nicholas Freudenberg, STAT, "Corporate versus public control of science and technology: Forging a framework for the 21st Century," 3 Apr. 2021 Expect Gen Z to seek out opportunities that pay well and have good benefits and healthy organizational cultures. Josh Feldman, Quartz, "7 ways to support the leadership potential of Gen Z," 2 Apr. 2021 Running a good garden center or nursery takes knowledge, years of experience, organizational skill, and a strong commitment to quality. Kevin Brasler, Star Tribune, "Tips on how to shop for a great garden in the Twin Cities," 2 Apr. 2021 Its 200 organizational members include Health Care for the Homeless programs, respite programs and housing and social service organizations across the country. Dan Simon, CNN, "How a Bay Area clinic is helping provide vaccines to people experiencing homelessness," 2 Apr. 2021 Tillmon’s story, and others who fought alongside her, are woven into our everyday work, our onboarding processes, and our organizational values. SELF, "There’s Still So Much Stigma About SNAP. Here’s What Needs to Change," 2 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of organizational

1855, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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9 Apr 2021

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“Organizational.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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