The Extent to Which Businesses Use the Scientific Method in the Organization and Preparation of Written Business Reports

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The problem of this study was to investigate the extent to which businesses use the scientific method in the organization and preparation of written business reports. Data for this study were collected by the use of a questionnaire which was devised, validated, and pilot testes. Questionnaires were mailed to 50 systematically, selected members (200 total) of each of the four major group categories (banking and finance, government and education, manufacturing and utilities, and sales and services) from Region V's 1985-1986 Association of Records Managers and Administrators membership roster. One hundred six responses were received, representing a 53 per cent return. ... continued below

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vii, 113 leaves: ill.

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Luse, Donna Walton December 1986.

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The problem of this study was to investigate the extent to which businesses use the scientific method in the organization and preparation of written business reports. Data for this study were collected by the use of a questionnaire which was devised, validated, and pilot testes. Questionnaires were mailed to 50 systematically, selected members (200 total) of each of the four major group categories (banking and finance, government and education, manufacturing and utilities, and sales and services) from Region V's 1985-1986 Association of Records Managers and Administrators membership roster. One hundred six responses were received, representing a 53 per cent return. Additional information was obtained from sample records and telephone interviews.

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Luse, Donna Walton. The Extent to Which Businesses Use the Scientific Method in the Organization and Preparation of Written Business Reports, dissertation, December 1986; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc330740/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .