As represented below, an organizational structure is a system that outlines how different activities are directed in order to achieve the goals of a company. These activities can be either rule, roles, or responsibilities. As suggested below, the organizational structure also determines how information flows between levels within the organization. Use EdrawMax or EdrawMax Online to create a free organizational structure for your professional usage. The European Commission can be explained using an org structure. It shows how 25 members were proposed by governments of member states and appointed for five years by mutual agreement following approval from the EP.