ERIC Number: EJ457752
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Hopping out of the Swamp: Management of Change in a Downsizing Environment.
Burton, Jennus L.
Business Officer, v26 n8 p42-45 Feb 1993
Arizona State University has developed a model for managing declining resources in administrative service functions. A variant of Total Quality Management, it involves clarification of administrative unit functions, unit self-examination, establishment of program priorities, environmental scanning, creation of an infrastructure to manage change, organizational communication, implementation, and provision for appeal. (MSE)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Change Strategies, College Administration, College Planning, Decision Making, Due Process, Higher Education, Organizational Change, Organizational Communication, Retrenchment, Self Evaluation (Groups), State Universities, Total Quality Management
National Association of College and University Business Officers. 1110 Vermont Avenue NW Suite 800, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 800-462-4916; Tel: 202-861-2500; Fax: 202-861-2583; Web site: http://www.nacubo.org
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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