ERIC Number: ED227983
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Identifying Problems and Establishing Objectives. Small Town Strategy.
Gault, George H.
Part of the Small Town Strategy series, this publication presents some of the more common techniques for identifying problems and setting objectives. A problem-solving process which can be used in many different situtations is presented. The process includes the following sequence: problem statement, goal statement; objectives, strategies, implementation plan, and evaluation. A specific example of how this process can be used forms the content. A worksheet, showing the elements of the planning process in outline form, provides a brief working guide to the problem-solving process outlined in this publication. (NQA)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Community Action, Community Development, Convergent Thinking, Decision Making, Evaluation, Leaders Guides, Organizational Objectives, Planning, Problem Solving, Worksheets
Western Rural Development Center, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 ($.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Univ., Corvallis. Cooperative Extension Service.; Western Rural Development Center, Corvallis, OR.