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Procedure

Definition:

A Procedure is a repeatable description to instruct people as to the best-known practice, or recommended way, to carry out the task, of a defined Process. A Procedure Is-Part-Of a Process-Description.

Alternative Names

Concept Number: *115
English Master: Procedure
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: none

Detailing

“No matter how many theorists have advocated a Procedure, if the Procedure has been given a thorough trial and then abandoned, there is a strong presumption that it is unsound” <- [quoted in MINTZBERG94 page 135].
Quoting R. N. Anthony, 1965, page 166, in Planning and Control Systems, Graduate School of Business Administration, Harvard University].


Illustrations


Illustration: none


Type

Description [Work-Process]
Domain: CPI.



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Created by system. Last Modification: Thursday 07 of November, 2013 15:58:50 CET by Dorota Kubacka.