TITLE

CHANGE TAKES FLIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Porter, Margo Vanover
PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
Business Officer;Jan2015, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the University of Kansas (KU) has launched the Changing for Excellence, an ambitious administrative makeover with three primary goals such as be more efficient, save money for its strategic plan, and improve services. Topics include the full-scale deployment of the initiative to 11 areas like budgeting process, shared service centers, and construction, its success and their potential benefits, and the use of information technology (IT) solutions.
ACCESSION #
111358252

 

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