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Sushil. 2001. Flexibility metaphors. Systems Research and Behavioral Science 18 (6) : 569–576. 8 pp.
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Flexibility at various levels of management is desirable to manage organizational change effectively. Flexibility is a multidimensional concept and might have multiple connotations. Some of the significant connotations of flexibility have been explained in this paper with the help of suitable metaphors so as to gain better understanding of the characteristics of flexibility for effective change management. Each connotation is also represented by a sketch to illustrate the metaphor. (Copyright © 2001 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.)