Accession Number:

ADA064421

Title:

Executive Rotation at the Dahlgren Laboratory

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INST AND STATE UNIV BLACKSBURG

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

Executive rotation as a means of administrative development is analyzed in a context separate and distinct from managerial rotation. The advantages of executive mobility are enumerated for a Navy R and D Laboratory and are explained in particular for the Dahlgren Laboratory whose corporate concept of organization increases the impact of the advantages. The report also emphasizes how the benefits of organizational memory, sense of direction, interfaces, etc., can be achieved by executive rotation in any kind of organizational setting.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE