Accession Number:

ADA169765

Title:

Characteristics Relevant to Performance as an Army Leader: Knowledges, Skills, Abilities, Other Characteristics and Generics Skills

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Dec 1982-Jan 1985

Corporate Author:

ADVANCED RESEARCH RESOURCES ORGANIZATION BETHESDA MD

Report Date:

1986-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

This paper reviews the results obtained in attempting to construct a taxonomic system capable of describing individual attributes that influence leadership effectiveness. To identify the knowledges, skills, abilities and other characteristics KSAOs as well as the generic skills involved, a literature review was conducted examining studies concerned with relevant problem-solving processes. A general taxonomy of KSAOs capable of influencing leadership effectiveness was constructed which was applicable to both officers and noncommissioned officers.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE