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The Resource Sustaining service members and their families : exploring opportunities for efficiency and joint provision of services using nonappropriated funds, Kathryn Connor, Carra S. Sims, Rianne Laureijs, Jaime L. Hastings, Kristin Van Abel, Kayla M. Williams, Michael Schwille

Sustaining service members and their families : exploring opportunities for efficiency and joint provision of services using nonappropriated funds, Kathryn Connor, Carra S. Sims, Rianne Laureijs, Jaime L. Hastings, Kristin Van Abel, Kayla M. Williams, Michael Schwille

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Sustaining service members and their families : exploring opportunities for efficiency and joint provision of services using nonappropriated funds
Title
Sustaining service members and their families
Title remainder
exploring opportunities for efficiency and joint provision of services using nonappropriated funds
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Connor, Carra S. Sims, Rianne Laureijs, Jaime L. Hastings, Kristin Van Abel, Kayla M. Williams, Michael Schwille
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Language
eng
Summary
"The Department of Defense (DoD) routinely seeks ways to become more efficient and reduce costs. Each military service provides its members and their families with a wide range of services supported by resources that are paid for using congressionally appropriated funding (APF), nonappropriated funding (NAF), or a combination thereof. DoD was interested in determining whether any administrative NAF activities could be consolidated &#x; and, if so, whether consolidation would save costs. DoD created a task force to explore these issues and identified several areas for improvement, ranging from contracting to information technology. DoD Military Community and Family Policy asked the RAND National Defense Research Institute to review the work of the task force and provide an independent assessment of specific recommendations. In collaboration with the sponsor, RAND provided intensive analysis of recommendations in two areas for improvement that the task force identified. Researchers determined that application of consolidation could achieve improvement and savings in some NAF accounting activities, but that there is considerably less potential in the case of NAF employee benefits" --
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Connor, Kathryn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
UA23.3
LC item number
.C66 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sims, Carra S.
  • Laureijs, Rianne
  • Hastings, Jaime L.
  • Van Abel, Kristin
  • Williams, Kayla
  • Schwille, Michael
  • National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
  • Rand Corporation
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • Families of military personnel
  • Organizational change
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Sustaining service members and their families : exploring opportunities for efficiency and joint provision of services using nonappropriated funds, Kathryn Connor, Carra S. Sims, Rianne Laureijs, Jaime L. Hastings, Kristin Van Abel, Kayla M. Williams, Michael Schwille
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Note
  • "RR-1175-OSD"--P. 4 of cover
  • "National Defense Research Institute."
  • "Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 97-102)
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Organization of the Report
  • 2.
  • Program Area Descriptions: NAF Accounting and NAF Employee Benefits:
  • NAF Accounting
  • NAF Employee Benefits
  • 3.
  • Eight Guidelines for Managing Change: Insight from Expert Literature and Case Studies:
  • Organizational Change Literature
  • Eight Guidelines for Organizational Change
  • Case Studies Demonstrating Eight Change-Management Guidelines
  • Preface
  • Lessons Learned from Case Studies
  • 4.
  • Managing Change: Analysis and Ways Forward for NAF Accounting and NAF Employee Benefits:
  • Applying the Eight Guidelines: NAF Accounting
  • Applying the Eight Guidelines: NAF Employee Benefits
  • 5.
  • NAF Accounting Consolidation: Cost Analysis and Results:
  • NAF Accounting: Goals and Courses of Action
  • Approach to Cost Estimation
  • Data Collection
  • Figures and Tables
  • Methodology
  • Analysis
  • Results: Costs and Savings for NAF Accounting RIE Courses of Action
  • 6.
  • NAF Employee Benefits Efficiency: Cost Analysis and Results:
  • NAF Employee Benefits: Setting Coordination Goals
  • Approach to Cost Estimation
  • Data Sources
  • Methodology
  • Results of Cost Estimation for NAF Employee Benefits RIE Recommendations
  • Summary
  • Total Costs for NAF Employee Benefits RIE Recommendations
  • 7.
  • Conclusions and Recommendations:
  • Accounting
  • Benefits
  • Recommendations
  • APPENDIXES:
  • A.
  • Semistructured Discussion Guide
  • B.
  • Acknowledgments
  • NAF Employee Benefits Data Gathering
  • C.
  • Background Information for Case Studies
  • D.
  • NAF Accounting Cost Detail
  • References
  • Abbreviations
  • . 1.
  • Introduction:
  • Study Purpose and Focus
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xxii, 102 pages
Isbn
9780833094292
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016429664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951159079
  • (OCoLC)ocn951159079
Label
Sustaining service members and their families : exploring opportunities for efficiency and joint provision of services using nonappropriated funds, Kathryn Connor, Carra S. Sims, Rianne Laureijs, Jaime L. Hastings, Kristin Van Abel, Kayla M. Williams, Michael Schwille
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "RR-1175-OSD"--P. 4 of cover
  • "National Defense Research Institute."
  • "Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 97-102)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Organization of the Report
  • 2.
  • Program Area Descriptions: NAF Accounting and NAF Employee Benefits:
  • NAF Accounting
  • NAF Employee Benefits
  • 3.
  • Eight Guidelines for Managing Change: Insight from Expert Literature and Case Studies:
  • Organizational Change Literature
  • Eight Guidelines for Organizational Change
  • Case Studies Demonstrating Eight Change-Management Guidelines
  • Preface
  • Lessons Learned from Case Studies
  • 4.
  • Managing Change: Analysis and Ways Forward for NAF Accounting and NAF Employee Benefits:
  • Applying the Eight Guidelines: NAF Accounting
  • Applying the Eight Guidelines: NAF Employee Benefits
  • 5.
  • NAF Accounting Consolidation: Cost Analysis and Results:
  • NAF Accounting: Goals and Courses of Action
  • Approach to Cost Estimation
  • Data Collection
  • Figures and Tables
  • Methodology
  • Analysis
  • Results: Costs and Savings for NAF Accounting RIE Courses of Action
  • 6.
  • NAF Employee Benefits Efficiency: Cost Analysis and Results:
  • NAF Employee Benefits: Setting Coordination Goals
  • Approach to Cost Estimation
  • Data Sources
  • Methodology
  • Results of Cost Estimation for NAF Employee Benefits RIE Recommendations
  • Summary
  • Total Costs for NAF Employee Benefits RIE Recommendations
  • 7.
  • Conclusions and Recommendations:
  • Accounting
  • Benefits
  • Recommendations
  • APPENDIXES:
  • A.
  • Semistructured Discussion Guide
  • B.
  • Acknowledgments
  • NAF Employee Benefits Data Gathering
  • C.
  • Background Information for Case Studies
  • D.
  • NAF Accounting Cost Detail
  • References
  • Abbreviations
  • . 1.
  • Introduction:
  • Study Purpose and Focus
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xxii, 102 pages
Isbn
9780833094292
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2016429664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)951159079
  • (OCoLC)ocn951159079

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