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Organisation charts

GCSE, AS, A-Level
AQA, Edexcel, OCR, IB

Last updated 22 Mar 2021

The simplest way to show how a business is organised is to look at an organisation chart. This shows the management hierarchy in a business and works from top to bottom.

The organisation chart also shows: the

  • Span of Control
  • Line management
  • Chain of command

Here is an example organisational chart:

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