Accession Number : ADA132912
Title : The Extended Battalion Command Tour.
Descriptive Note : Study project rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA
Personal Author(s) : Broyles,Robert F ; LaBlonde,George T ; Forest,Ronald P ; Potter,Clifton A
PDF Url : ADA132912
Report Date : 13 May 1983
Pagination or Media Count : 73
Abstract : This group study is an analysis of 05/06 commander's views of the length of time in command. 593 questionnaires were sent to present and former commanders and a return rate of 90% was achieved which reflected the great interest in the subject. There was overall opposition to a policy of command beyond 24 months and an overwhelming opposition to command beyond 30 months. This report contains the questionnaire and a detailed, statistical analysis of the responses.
Descriptors : *Military commanders, *Battalion level organizations, *Job satisfaction, Attitudes(Psychology), Time intervals, Promotion(Advancement), Performance(Human), Officer personnel, Army Personnel, Personnel selection, Perception(Psychology), Questionnaires, Surveys, Statistical analysis
Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE