Accession Number:

ADA113161

Title:

Inner Contradictions in Technical Careers.

Descriptive Note:

Interim technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ALFRED P SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

This paper reports results of research in three R and D labs. It indicates that response to economic and technical change can lead to contradictory signals in the R and D lab which decrease the satisfaction of R and D professionals and interferes with the effectiveness of their work. Some implications are drawn for the management of technical professionals. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE