1 - 7 of 7 articles
Both tags are applicable to social science and technology, and while academics seek to understand causal relationships in their studies of human behaviour, trainers in particular are trying hard to find places to stand from which they can more effectively influence the world around them. How can...
Events in recent months, not least the Prime Minister's speech at Ruskin College and the so called Great Debate, have focussed attention on to the educational arena. Many have publicly expressed their disquiet at the lack of accountability which the professionals in the educational field have...
Without questioning the value of the training which is taking place, it can be argued that insufficient is being done to help the manager to control what is unique among all resources his own time. Time can neither be stored for use later when conditions are perhaps more suitable, nor replaced...
John Lewis Partnership Limited is primarily engaged in the business of retail distribution. At present it trades in 17 department stores and 60 Waitrose food supermarkets. All this has developed from a small shop in Oxford Street, London, specialising in selling textiles, still an important part...
In recent years, relatively little has appeared in print about Skills Analysis Training SAT. Although there have been passing references in training periodicals and references to some of the principles incorporated in analytical training there has been almost no discussion of the topic. In the...
I was appointed to the dual role of Principal Training Officer in the County of Avon's Department of Personnel Services and Associate Lecturer in the South West Regional Management Centre at Bristol Polytechnic in January 1975. I believe and, what is more important, both these organisations also...
The classical view of management did not bother itself with observing what managers actually do. As set out by Henri Fayol, for instance, it laid down the logical and analytical view of management as a planning, organising, commanding, coordinating and controlling function. This view fitted in...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.