Accession Number:

ADA181828

Title:

Training for Cognitive Complexity

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct-Dec 1986

Corporate Author:

MILTON S HERSHEY MEDICAL CENTER PA

Report Date:

1987-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

It is impossible to evaluate the effectiveness of training without adequate measurement techniques. In the research covered by this research note, measurement was accomplished through simulation technology subjects were tested in a first simulation, and later re-tested. A consistent improvement in performance was found when people were given practical and conceptual information about how to apply conceptual stylistic to management efforts, especially decision-making. All measures of performance showed improvement.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE