What makes an excellent University department? LO22997

Steve Eskow (dreskow@corp.webb.net)
Mon, 25 Oct 1999 23:18:48 -0600

Replying to LO22992 --


It occurs to me that in order to diagnose and fix a troubled automobile or
a troubled university department one needs to know in general how
automobiles and universities operate, but understanding a particular auto
.or department can't be managed in advance, can't be accomplished without
an encounter with a particular car or a particular department.

What the troubleshooter needs in both cases is a willingness to get into
the innards of the apparatus and keep checking on possibilities until one
is reasonably certain that the source(s) of the difficulties have been



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