You limited your search to:

  Partner: UNT Libraries
 Department: School of Business Administration
 Country: United States
 Decade: 1950-1959
An Analysis of Personnel Programs Currently in Use in Selected Texas Banks

An Analysis of Personnel Programs Currently in Use in Selected Texas Banks

Date: August 1954
Creator: Honea, Arthur A.
Description: It is the purpose of this study to survey and appraise the personnel programs currently in use in selected Texas banks.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Analysis of the Correspondence-improvement Program at Great American Reserve Insurance Company Dallas, Texas

An Analysis of the Correspondence-improvement Program at Great American Reserve Insurance Company Dallas, Texas

Date: June 1954
Creator: Brock, Luther A.
Description: A preliminary purpose of this study in the area of business communications was that of determining the status of correspondence improvement in stock life insurance companies in Dallas. However, the major purpose, which stemmed from the preliminary one, was to study intensively the approach used in Great American.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Comparative Study of Odessa College, Odessa, Texas, with Business Colleges in the Odessa Area to Determine the Effectiveness of Training Received by Business Students

A Comparative Study of Odessa College, Odessa, Texas, with Business Colleges in the Odessa Area to Determine the Effectiveness of Training Received by Business Students

Date: August 1951
Creator: Woods, John C.
Description: The potential college students of the Odessa area need to know which type of school best suits their personal needs. The area around Odessa offers the highest paid secretarial Jobs in the state, with some 500 oil and oil supply firms employing from one to fifty full-time secretaries, with salaries ranging from $200 to 4325 per month. The opportunities for accountants, bookkeepers and auditors in the Odessa area is unlimited, and they earn from 4350 to $450 per month. The Odessa area also employs approximately 30 business teachers. 1 The. high school graduate is often at a loss as to whether to take advantage of a business course in a private business college in Odessa or whether to study business administration for one or two years at the local junior college, either in preparation for a job or for additional education at another college or university. A great deal of time and money may be wasted if a potential student attends the school that does not fulfill his needs. In view of the above, the purpose of this study is to make comparisons between the two types of schools in an effort to determine the type of school most suited ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Comparison of the Qualifications of Junior College Business Education Teachers in Texas with the Qualifications Desired by Junior College Presidents

A Comparison of the Qualifications of Junior College Business Education Teachers in Texas with the Qualifications Desired by Junior College Presidents

Date: August 1954
Creator: Vail, Harold W.
Description: The purpose of this investigation was twofold, namely: 1. To determine the personal characteristics and qualifications of the junior college business teachers in Texas; 2. To determine how well these characteristics match the desired qualifications given by college hiring personnel--presidents.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Development of Industrial Management Curriculum for North Texas State College

Development of Industrial Management Curriculum for North Texas State College

Date: August 1950
Creator: Orr, Jack Kennedy
Description: This thesis will concentrate on a two-fold purpose: first, to determine whether an industrial management program at North Texas State College is justified; and second, to present a broad outline that will form a foundation upon which the content of such a program can be based.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Employment Criteria of the Community and Recommended Business Curriculum for Frank Phillips College, Borger, Texas

Employment Criteria of the Community and Recommended Business Curriculum for Frank Phillips College, Borger, Texas

Date: August 1951
Creator: Ayers, Paul J.
Description: The purpose of this survey and study is to attempt the establishment of ways in which the business administration department of Frank Phillips College may help its students to prepare to fill the employment needs in the commercial offices of the area.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Evaluation of the Business Administration Curriculum at Panola County Junior College

An Evaluation of the Business Administration Curriculum at Panola County Junior College

Date: August 1953
Creator: Conlee, Elaine
Description: The primary purpose of this study is to evaluate the business administration curriculum at Panola County Junior College, located at Carthage, Texas, to see how well it fits the needs of both the students and the businessmen in Panola County and the surrounding territory from which the college draws its students.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Evaluation of the Business Writing Course at North Texas State College

An Evaluation of the Business Writing Course at North Texas State College

Date: August 1950
Creator: Robertson, Mary Coston
Description: This study is an attempt to evaluate the Business Writing course at North Texas State College and to determine whether the course as it is now presented meets the needs and desires of the students.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Executive Compensation Practices of Twenty-Five Texas Companies

Executive Compensation Practices of Twenty-Five Texas Companies

Date: August 1955
Creator: Demetruk, Jack Fredric
Description: The specific purpose of this study will be: (1) to find what factors determine the amount of pay that executives in twenty-five Texas companies receive, and how personal factors are ranked in setting their salaries; (2) to determine present and proposed utilization of formal job evaluation methods among the twenty-five Texas companies in setting executive salaries; (3) to find which methods of remuneration are used for executives of different levels in the twenty-five Texas companies; (4) to determine who has the final responsibility for the administration of executive salaries in the twenty-five Texas companies; and (5) to determine the means used in appraising executive merit or worth in determining salary adjustments while an individual remains in the same position.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Gift-wrapping Methods in Selected Department Stores in the North Texas Area

Gift-wrapping Methods in Selected Department Stores in the North Texas Area

Date: August 1952
Creator: Curry, Betty Jeannette
Description: The study is limited to a survey of the gift-wrapping departments of selected stores in Dallas, Fort Worth, and Denton.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Growth Based on Corporate Sales for Selected Periods, 1925-1954

Growth Based on Corporate Sales for Selected Periods, 1925-1954

Date: 1956
Creator: Reasoner, Billy Hayden
Description: The first problem involved in this study is to determine what growth is. The second problem of this thesis is to determine the characteristics of growth during the previous economic epochs. The third problem is to determine what companies are growing. This will be accomplished by the use of a representative list of American corporations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Human Relations Case Problems in the Aircraft Industry in the North Texas Area

Human Relations Case Problems in the Aircraft Industry in the North Texas Area

Date: January 1954
Creator: McCauley, Jerome Brooks
Description: The specific purpose of this investigation is to compile selected case problems for use in teaching human relations by the case method. This investigation will include those case situations that involve many of the factors that cause differences of opinion and friction between individuals or groups. The cases selected are limited to those that actually became the subject of a grievance in the aircraft industry of the Dallas-Fort Worth area of North Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
An Investigation into the Characteristics and Causes of Monthly and Yearly Price Fluctuations of Spot Cotton at New York, New York, During the Period, 1911-1953

An Investigation into the Characteristics and Causes of Monthly and Yearly Price Fluctuations of Spot Cotton at New York, New York, During the Period, 1911-1953

Date: February 1954
Creator: Reynolds, Harry M.
Description: This study endeavors to give an insight into the causes and characteristics of price fluctuations of spot cotton at New York, N.Y., for the period 1911-1953, and to indicate whenever possible the factors which caused the price of cotton to rise or fall during selected periods.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Operation of Centralized Purchasing for the State-Supported Institutions of the State of Texas and Selected States

The Operation of Centralized Purchasing for the State-Supported Institutions of the State of Texas and Selected States

Date: June 1950
Creator: Duckworth, Earl Mead
Description: The investigator made a study of the history, philosophy, method, and operation of centralized purchasing as it now exists for the state-supported institutions in the State of Texas and other selected states (New Hampshire, Montana, Michigan, Nebraska, and Minnesota).
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Personnel Policies for Salesmen in Nash Automobile Dealerships in Texas

Personnel Policies for Salesmen in Nash Automobile Dealerships in Texas

Date: 1951
Creator: Laney, Samuel Duke
Description: The automobile dealership is one of the more important types of small business. The operation of such a business is an integral part of the economy of the country, and conditions existing in the automobile field are usually fairly representative of those in other types of small business; therefore, the general personnel policies of an automobile dealership are basically similar to personnel policies of other small businesses in the distributive field. A study of personnel policies in this field will be of some use to anyone interested in the problems of small business.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Private Beliefs of America's Financial Analysts--1953

Private Beliefs of America's Financial Analysts--1953

Date: March 1954
Creator: Hansel, John
Description: This study will furnish the reader with general and specific investment advice as taken from questionnaires sent to a group of men who specialize in giving investment and financial advice -- financial analysts.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Procedures and Methods Used by Dallas - Fort Worth Food Brokers in Securing New Accounts

Procedures and Methods Used by Dallas - Fort Worth Food Brokers in Securing New Accounts

Date: August 1952
Creator: Fouts, Theron Judson
Description: The chief problem of this study was to analyze the methods used by food brokers in the Dallas - Fort Worth area and to determine the general policies which were followed by those brokers in the selection and procurement of those accounts which later proved successful.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Production Control Systems of Nine Texas Shoe Manufacturers

Production Control Systems of Nine Texas Shoe Manufacturers

Date: August 1954
Creator: Worley, George Dow
Description: The general production control practices of the shoe industry are basically similar to the production planning of other small businesses in the consumer field. This study will reduce to concrete form the types of production control used by the shoe industry of Texas.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Situation-Type Problems for Use in Elementary Accounting

Situation-Type Problems for Use in Elementary Accounting

Date: 1957
Creator: Henderson, Porter Wyatt
Description: The problem of this study is to develop a series of "situation-type" problems to be used in the teaching of the first course in elementary accounting at North Texas State College. The solutions for the problems were prepared contemporaneously with the problems to save the instructor's time when the problems are used. These problems are to include the phases of accounting of theory and principles in addition to the recording and classifying.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Status of Inventory Valuation in Texas Cotton Mills, 1950

The Status of Inventory Valuation in Texas Cotton Mills, 1950

Date: 1950
Creator: Edwards, Jesse G.
Description: The problem is to determine the status of the methods of inventory valuation in Texas Cotton Mills. This study is also conducted to determine how much uniformity, if any, exists in this particular industry.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of Denton's Shopping Goods Trade Losses to Dallas and Fort Worth

A Study of Denton's Shopping Goods Trade Losses to Dallas and Fort Worth

Date: August 1953
Creator: Anderson, Roy C.
Description: "The primary objective of this study was to determine the proportion of shopping goods trade Denton merchants are losing to other cities. A secondary objective was to find reasons for the loss of trade. Since Denton is within the trade orbit of Dallas and Fort Worth, special emphasis was placed on finding the percentage of trade going to these two cities...The major finding of this study is the indication that approximately 81 percent of Denton's retail shopping goods trade is actually done in Denton. "-- leaves 1,58.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of the Gainsville Junior College as it Compares with the Other Municipal Junior Colleges of Texas

A Study of the Gainsville Junior College as it Compares with the Other Municipal Junior Colleges of Texas

Date: 1950
Creator: Lucas, Lois Greer
Description: The problem undertaken in this study is a comparison of the Gainesville Junior College with the other municipal junior colleges of Texas. There are many ways in which this comparison could be made, but to attack the problem from every angle would involve too many problems. Therefore, only the instructional staff, the curriculum, the plant facilities, the extracurricular activities, and the costs to students in these junior colleges will be considered.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of the Minimum Salary Commission of the North Texas Conference of the Methodist Church

A Study of the Minimum Salary Commission of the North Texas Conference of the Methodist Church

Date: January 1955
Creator: Traster, Elden Douglas
Description: "This paper is limited to a study of a sample of churches receiving support from the Commission on Minimum Salary of the North Texas Conference of the Methodist Church. It is further limited to the phases of membership, budgets, World Service, and minimum salary. The period to be covered is the four years from June, 1949, to June, 1953, during which time the Commission operated under the same principles and officers."-- leaf 1.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
A Study of the Retail Trading Area of Denton, Texas

A Study of the Retail Trading Area of Denton, Texas

Date: June 1951
Creator: Brooks, John M.
Description: "The purpose of this study is to find what information is available from secondary sources on retail trade areas and to assemble and analyze it so that the information will be of value to those interested in the economy of the area...the following general conclusions are drawn: 1. The Denton retail trade area is primarily agricultual. Indicators of this fact are so many and so definite that there is little doubt but that agriculture and the rural population of the area will affect, to a considerable extent all business activity. 2. In 1947, the Denton retail trade area was not highly industrialized. The trading center is not centrally located within the state of Texas, but several markets are a few miles away. A good supply of labor is available within the area. With the present trend toward decentralization of industry, these facts point toward an expansion of manufacturing in the trade area. 3. In 1948, retailing in the trade center and in the area as a whole indicates a strong retail trade center. 4. The fact that the retail trade center would be a good sampling area for companies introducing new products is indicated by the youth of the population ...
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
FIRST PREV 1 2 NEXT LAST