Accession Number:

AD0757794

Title:

A Taxonomic Base for future Management Information and Decision Systems: A Common Language for Resource and Requirement Planning.

Descriptive Note:

Interim technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN INSTITUTES FOR RESEARCH KENSINGTON MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

113.0

Abstract:

AND Decision Systems A Common Language for Resource and Requirement Planning.Interim technical rept.,Stephenson,Robert W. AIR-23501-1271-TR-3DAHC19-71-C-0004DA-2-Q-063101-A-757BESRLTRN-244personnel management, management planning and control, army personnel, information theory, language, communication systems, manpower, classification, job analysis, decision making, military requirements, data, performancehuman, mathematical modelsmilitary occupational specialty, taxonomyThe report reviews existing procedures for making decisions about personnel resources and requirements. Various ways of bridging the gap between individual performance and organizational unit performance are analyzed, and a new set of requirement planning procedures is devised. The author outlines a tentative set of plans for a common language designed to improve communications between resource and requirement planners and to facilitate the integration of information in centralized resource-requirement data banks. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE