When Managers Don't Plan: Consequences of Nonstrategic Public Personnel Management

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What happens when managers do not engage in human resource planning? This question is examined by using a case where managers in a municipal agency respond tactically to a situation that requires strategic considerations. The article describes how managers use ad hoc human resource management practices to attract professional analysts to a bureaucratic environment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)52-67
Number of pages16
JournalReview of Public Personnel Administration
Volume12
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1992

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When Managers Don't Plan : Consequences of Nonstrategic Public Personnel Management. / Ospina, Sonia.

In: Review of Public Personnel Administration, Vol. 12, No. 2, 1992, p. 52-67.

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