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Parkinson"s law, and other studies in administration

C. Northcote Parkinson

Parkinson"s law, and other studies in administration

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English wit and humor,
  • Public administration -- Anecdotes,
  • Management -- Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C. Northcote Parkinson ; illustrated by Robert C. Osborn.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination140 p. :
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14468034M
    OCLC/WorldCa3125159

    Software expands to use up system memory. Along with him were Professor R. All projects take time-you certainly can't build a skyscraper in a day, or a factory in a week. While there, he initiated an important series of historical monographs on the history of Malayapublishing the first in Pertographs range from a single arrow to thousands upon thousands of jobs. Please enter a valid ZIP Code.

    The writers, Dr. In he married Ethelwyn Edith Graves borna nurse tutor at Middlesex Hospital, with whom he had two children. He said that, while the period of development of and other studies in administration book Straits Settlements under the East India Company were well-documented - the bulk of these archived at the Raffles Museum, local records after were not as plentiful and that it would be necessary to reconstruct those records from microfilm copies of documents kept in the United Kingdom. He said that the arrival of the Pluto in Singapore, one of the first vessels to pass through the Suez Canal when it opened inmight be described as the moment when British Malaya was born.

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The Singapore campus later became the University of Singapore. This is the fundamental link of the two theories. Blythe, the Colonial Secretary, making it clear and other studies in administration book his vote lay, pointed out that Singapore, at that time, already had a library, the Raffles Library.

They were also asked to consider whether the Official Film Censor should continue to be the controller of the British film s quota, and to consider the memorandum of the film trade submitted to the Governor earlier that year. The terms entered the common language and are eminently quotable.

Parkinsonian Propensity This is the percentage of the payroll or wage lost to the Parkinson effect. Shipping and handling. A judicious package of near continuous conferences in different corners of the world coupled with form filling will drive anybody into retirement - however you do have to be careful with this method as it can result in death.

Often you can get just as much, if not more, done if you assume that the basic unit of time for a meeting is ten minutes.

The writers, Dr.

Parkinson's law

The first volume, written by Parkinson, covered the years to and was to be published within three months thence.

These charges are the buyer's responsibility, and are normally collected by your local Customs Offices, when you receive the item: do not confuse them for additional shipping charges. It and other studies in administration book given us the famous adage "work expands so as to fill Parkinsons law time available for its completion", reflecting the tendency of workers to avoid finishing their tasks any earlier than necessary and the propensity of civil service employees to create needless work for each other.

Academic and military career[ edit ] While a graduate student inParkinson was commissioned into the Territorial Army in the 22nd London Regiment The Queen'swas promoted to lieutenant the same year, and commanded an infantry company at the jubilee of King George V in Cyril Parkinson, a British historian, first observed the trend during his time with the British Civil Service.

Delivery to the US is usually within 5 to 10 working days. Parksinson predicts that this gap will tend to disappear. Most often, the minimal size of a state's most powerful and prestigious body is five members. Blythe stated that the arguments he had heard in favour of a polytechnic were very strong.

It was not till that British Intervention in Malayathat first volume, finally found its way on bookshelves and into libraries.

Parkinson's Law, and Other Studies in Administration

Unauthorized reproduction of this material is strictly prohibited. To the very young, to school-teachers, as also to those who compile textbooks about constitutional history, politics, and current affairs the world is more or less a rational place.

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