Book News: June 25th, 2003

by Ronald L JacobsJacobs defines Structured On the Job training and provides a rationale based on the need to develop high levels of employee competence, or expertise, in the workplace. He then describes a six-step process used to design and implement S-OJT programs. The emphasis here is how S-OJT can be used for managerial training, technical training, and awareness training. The chapters in the final section describe how S-OJT has been used to achieve organizational and societal goals. Included in this section are discussions regarding S-OJT as an organizational change strategy, quality management, cross-cultural aspects, and workforce development.

Published by Berrett Koehler. ISBN: 1-57675-242-9. 27.96 US dollars.