Management Research News: Volume 24 Issue 8/9


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The hunt for the Red X: a case study in the use of Shainin design of experiement (DOE) in an industrial honing operation

John Goodman, David C. Wyld

Documents a case study in the use of Shainin Design of Experiments in an industrial honing operation. Provides an overview of the process which attempts to reduce process…

The Uniform Accountancy Act – state leaders speak out

Laurie S. Swinney

Outlines the role of the Uniform Accountancy Act published jointly by the National Association of Accountancy and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountancy, showing…

Newspaper advertising in an Arabian Gulf Country: examples of careless appeals

Secil Tuncalp

Looks at the need for advertisers to communicate their objectives through appropriate messages and, in particular, how targeted consumers interpret, evaluate and remember such…


Managing human resources in the military

Robert B. Jayme, Brian H. Kleiner

Takes a critical look at the empowerment of the members of the 61st Communications Squadron at Los Angeles Air Force Base in preparation for its Quality Airforce Assessment…


Recognising the impact of technology and communication on work and school environments

James Poon Teng Fatt

Looks at how work and school environments compare, and asks what areas each will contribute to a new understanding of the uses of communication and technology to improve the…


Retaining employees – the fast track to commitment

Susan Curtis, Dennis Wright

Considers the reasons for a high turnover of staff in different industries before looking at the nature of commitment. Provides some areas where improvements can lead to enhanced…




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