ERIC Number: ED043213
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Top-Man-X: A Management Simulation for Instruction in Total Programming and the Base Engineer Automated Management System (BEAMS). Final Report.
Kibbee, Joel M.; Vickman, Leon
Top-Man-X, a management game, is used to assist in the instruction of United States Air Force (USAF) personnel in Total Programing. Total Programing is a USAF developed set of concepts and procedures for the optimum allocation of resources to the operation and maintenance of real property facilities on an air force base. Top-Man-X is a manual "suitcase" management game. The report includes a short introduction to Total Programing, a discussion of Top-Man-X and the various steps in its development, and concludes with some remarks on the automation of both Top-Man-X and Total Programing. A list of references is appended. (Author)
Descriptors: Administrator Education, Maintenance, Management Games, Military Air Facilities, Personnel Management, Programing, Simulation, Teaching Methods, Training Methods
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Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Air Force Human Resources Lab., Wright-Patterson AFB, OH.
Authoring Institution: Technical Communications, Inc., Los Angeles, CA.