||Location (Not Relevant: All projects are developed in a single centralized location in Wuhan.)
Customer (Not Relevant: All customers are Japanese media companies. Customers does not affect the way of doing work.)
Size (Not Relevant: There is no specific classification of projects into Large Medium Small buckets. The project size is between 10~20 people and no difference in doing work due to the project size.)
Organizational Structure (Not Relevant: All projects are developed in Development Department and follow same processes.)
Type of Work: There are two types of work: new product development, or product upgrade development. The type of work may affect the engineering related PAs.
|Sampling Factor Values:
||New Product Development (Type of Work): Projects that develop new products.
Product Upgrade Development (Type of Work): Projects that upgrade existing products.
NPD: Projects that develop new products.
30 People, 2 Basic Units
– New Product Development
UPD: Projects that upgrade existing products.
24 People, 2 Basic Units
– Product Upgrade Development