Program management (31 - 40 of 54 items)
Status of the Bureau of Indian Affairs' Muskogee and Anadarko Area Office Consolidation
RCED-84-89: Published: Jan 17, 1984. Publicly Released: Jan 17, 1984.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed personnel and administrative changes at the Muskogee and Anadarko, Oklahoma, area offices of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to evaluate the status of the offices' consolidation.In response to budget reductions and a desire for more efficient area office administration, most of the administrative responsibilities were consolidated at Anadarko...
Procedures for Determining Awards for Job Related Permanent Disabilities of Government Employees
088937: Mar 20, 1970
No summary is currently available...
Effective Communication and the Winning Team
125829: Jan 1, 1984
This article, which appeared in the GAO Review, Vol. 19, Issue 4, Fall 1984, discussed the importance of good communications between a program manager and his staff. Good management communications skills were recommended such as: (1) the planning of a program with key personnel to decide how to handle a job; and (2) the sharing of critical communication by defining a problem, describing its organi...
Review of Manpower Services Provided by Four Community Action Agencies
088989: Jul 12, 1973
No summary is currently available...
[The Leesburg GAO Senior Executive Management Meeting Speeches]
124300: Nov 8, 1983
The 1983 GAO Senior Executive Management Meeting stressed the need for understanding, communicating, and building teamwork within the GAO organization. The need for improvement in various management areas was discussed including: planning, the use of report conferences, quality assurance procedures, report responsibility, the issue area system, work with Congress on auditing internal controls and...
Problems Persist in the EEO Complaint Processing System for Federal Employees
FPCD-83-21: Published: Apr 7, 1983. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reported on continuing problems with the discrimination complaint processing system for Federal employees and some proposed changes in the system.The system for processing Government employees' discrimination complaints continues to be plagued with problems, particularly the length of time it takes to process complaints. GAO found that complaints closed...
Effect of FY 1982 Budget Reductions on the Federal Labor Relations Authority
FPCD-83-18: Published: Mar 11, 1983. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the impact of fiscal year (FY) 1982 budget reductions on the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA).GAO found that the final 1982 FLRA appropriation was $14.2 million, approximately 11 percent less than its 1981 appropriation and about 15 percent less than its approved request for 1982; the agency received a supplemental appropriation of $645,...
U.S. Preparations for an International Conference on Broadcast Satellites
RCED-83-121: Published: Mar 4, 1983. Publicly Released: Mar 8, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the technical, diplomatic, and policy preparations taken by federal agencies for the Regional Administrative Radio Conference to be held in 1983. This conference will plan for multi-nation broadcasting satellite service implementation in the Western Hemisphere and will consider problems of sharing the its radio frequencies with ex...
Information About Essex-Newark Legal Services Project, Inc., NJ
HRD-83-23: Published: Dec 23, 1982. Publicly Released: Jan 24, 1983.
GAO was asked to survey a legal services project in connection with allegations of mismanagement. Because of the personal nature of the allegations, GAO did not report on the specific allegations, but presented a summary of the problems that have confronted the project and the actions taken or planned to address them.During the past few years, the project has been beset by recurring conflicts betw...