Accession Number:

AD0765642

Title:

Gray Beards and Black Boxes. (The Senior Executive and the Computer).

Descriptive Note:

Student essay,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-12-27

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The circumstances addressed are those of the senior executive who, lacking previous exposure to computers, has become responsible for his organizations management information system. The computers magnifying effect on managements historic concerns with cost, value and long range planning imposes additional stress on the executive. Problems stemming from this executive-computer relationship can best be solved on an individual basis. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE