Accession Number:

ADA014178

Title:

Improved Management at Department of the Army Level.

Descriptive Note:

Individual research project,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-05-19

Pagination or Media Count:

50.0

Abstract:

The basic question is how to improve management at Department of the Army Level. The present Planning, Programming, and Budgeting System PPBS was examined to determine if the system is adequate to provide the Army with the resources necessary to maintain Army fightability. Adequacy of the system was verified however, some inadequacies regarding staffing of input data for the system were identified. As a whole, DA action officers are crisis management oriented and do not understand the importance of the PPBS. There is a need for each DA agency to examine the interrelationship of agency tasks, functions, and goals to the PPBS. Each agency should conduct this examination expeditiously, utilizing the management devicestechniques set forth in this paper. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE