ERIC Number: ED404435
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Mar
Creatively Exploring the Future. Proceedings of the Annual National Research Conference on Human Resource Development (2nd, College Station, Texas, March 25-26, 1994).
Texas A and M Univ., College Station. Dept. of Educational Human Resource Development.
This document contains 21 papers: "Benchmarking Training--The Road to Continuous Improvement" (Bolin); "Systematic Mentoring: A Crucial Addition to Leadership Development" [abstract only] (Brennan, Pevoto); "Monkey Wrenches in the Team Clockwork" (Daman); "Multiculturalism: Curriculum and Practice" (Dean et al.); "Personal Computer Training 2000--Time for a Change" (Edwards); "Multicultural Adult Education in the United States, or 'We'll Deal with that Next Year'" (Edwards); "Women in Management--Climbing the Corporate Ladder" (Ellis); "Using Focus Groups to Develop More Realistic Training" (Griggs, Stewart);"Empowerment: Using Groupware to Create an Anonymous Forum to Discuss Workplace Issues--Lessons Learned" (Homan); "Trainer as Leader: A Catalyst for Workplace Change" (Ilacqua); "A New Myth Concerning Older Workers?" (Jackson); "The Effects of Goal Setting and Two Methods of Goal Origin in Transfer of Time Management Training to the Job" (Langston); "The Roles Consultants Play in Problem Solving Activities in Human Resources Development Settings" (Londoner); "A Conceptual Systems Approach Model for Collaborative Consulting in Human Resource Development" (Londoner); "Reading Manuals of Industry: Are They a Hazardous Material?" (Martin); "Learning in Context: Creating the Learning Organization" (Paprock); "Mentorship as a 21st Century Paradigm for Enhanced Individual Development with Human Resource Development Programs" (Sanders, Lee); "Workplace-Reasonable Accommodation Training" (Seifert); "Modeling Argyris' Action Science" (Shindell); "Exploring the Impact of Human Factors Technology in Human Resources Development" (Tesoro); and "Women Academics and Their Careers: The Impact of Creativity" (Yakimovicz, Ingram). Most of the articles contain references. A list of presenters' names and addresses is included. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Educational Research, Employed Women, Futures (of Society), Human Resources, Labor Force Development, Mentors, Organizational Development, Problem Solving, Self Actualization, Training
Department of Educational Human Resource Development, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-3256 ($20).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas A and M Univ., College Station. Dept. of Educational Human Resource Development.
Note: Figures may not reproduce well. Conference also sponsored by the Brazos Valley Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development.