Accession Number : ADA116756
Title : PERT - What Possible Value for Mobilization.
Descriptive Note : Student essay,
Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA
Personal Author(s) : Hardy,Leonard D
PDF Url : ADA116756
Report Date : 16 Apr 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 49
Abstract : This report examines the use of Program Review Evaluation Technique (PERT) as a possible management tool that could be used by Reserve Component (RC) Commanders to assist them in accomplishing their mobilization tasks. Examines what PERT is and its evolvement as a management tool for RC commanders in transitioning units at home station from a peacetime to wartime status. Examines the advantages of using this management technique. Identifies problems and pitfalls associated with its use as a management tool. Analyzes the tasks to be accomplished at home station and presents a sample PERT network to demonstrate the process.
Descriptors : *Mobilization, *Management planning and control, *Military reserves, *Military commanders, Combat readiness, Preparation, Military planning, Communications networks, Decision making, Computers, Army personnel, Personnel management, Military intelligence, Army training, Army operations, Logistics planning
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Humanities and History
Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE