Increasing faculty and administrative effectiveness by Jack F. Heller

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .

Written in English

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  • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration

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StatementJack F. Heller.
SeriesA joint publication in the Jossey-Bass series in higher education and in social and behavioral science, Jossey-Bass social and behavioral science series., Jossey-Bass series in higher education.
LC ClassificationsLB2341 .H425 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 126 p. ;
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3783286M
ISBN 100875895204
LC Control Number81023663

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Determining Administrative Effectiveness Why are some Presidents, Vice Presidents, Deans or Directors more effective and influential in implementing their vision and ideas than others.

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The possibility of the management and administrative skills of school heads was the mandatory requirement that by Despite all these efforts reports indicate that there is an increase in cases of financial mismanagement.

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social benefits, such as: increasing literacy, ensuring better labor market, higher living conditions, difficult to quantify in cash.

So, in conclusion, we can say that the economic efficiency of this investment is zero, starting from the definition of the efficiency (effects/effort), precisely because the effects are difficult to assess in money.

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