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Main Title Manager's edge : an executive guide to managing for results, leveraging technology, controlling costs, outsourcing and privatization, capital planning, culture change.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Laurent, Anne.
Ferris, Nancy.
Walters, Jonathan.
Publisher National Journal Group},
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 38271858
ISBN 089234086X
Subjects Government productivity--United States ; Administrative agencies--Management ; Administrative agencies--United States ; Government executives--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Management--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAM  JK468.P75M25 1998 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 05/22/1998
Collation xi, 66 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
"...Anne Laurent served as the volume's editor. Her own research was supplemented by contributions from ... Nancy Ferris and ... Jonathan Walters"--Foreward. "Government Executive Magazine"--Cover. " ... based on research and writing published in the last year in Government Executive Magazine"--Foreword.
Contents Notes
Introduction: Managing government for results : connecting the dots : the view from Price Waterhouse -- Chapter 1. Results or else : me asuring up to the Government Performance and Results Act -- Chapter 2. Cover your assets : making the case for buying big-ticket items i n tight budgetary times -- Chapter 3. Buy smart : taking advantage o f acquisition reforms -- Chapter 4. Get wired : Managing in the info rmation-age bureaucracy -- Chapter 5. Tame technology : cracking the whip on government's overgrown tangle of technology -- Chapter 6. C ount your costs : using activity-based costing to put a price on you r products and services -- Chapter 7. Change you culture : clearing the stovepiped, stulifying atmosphere that stymies government reform .