ERIC Number: ED318305
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
1988 Winners of the Cost Reduction Incentive Awards.
National Association of College and University Business Officers, Washington, DC.
Outstanding cost-reduction programs implemented at colleges and universities during calendar year 1987 are recognized. Each of the 54 award-winning ideas is described in a paragraph-length program summary. Although some aspects of programs may be unique to a particular institution, creative administrators are challenged to tailor the programs to meet the special requirements of their institutions. The programs include: treatment of hazardous wastes; facility management; negotiations for computer services; negotiations for carpet; work scheduling of employees; employee rehabilitation; use of mail services; automation to reduce personnel costs; computerized inventory and purchasing systems and timekeeping systems; cooperative programs; energy saving projects; fringe benefit packages for employees; and others. A list of all 1988 participants and a list of 1987 winners are included. (JDD)
Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness, Costs, Educational Facilities, Educational Innovation, Higher Education, Operating Expenses, Program Effectiveness, Program Implementation
National Association of College and University Business Officers, One Dupont Circle, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Association of College and University Business Officers, Washington, DC.