3 edition of **Some useful statistical techniques for managers** found in the catalog.

Some useful statistical techniques for managers

Winston Rodgers

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- 36 Currently reading

Published
**1970**
by Industrial & Commercial Techniques in London
.

Written in English

- Mathematical statistics.,
- Management.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Winston Rodgers. |

Contributions | Industrial & Commercial Techniques. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | (2),50 leaves : |

Number of Pages | 50 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL21635009M |

ISBN 10 | 0850890225 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 30281672 |

It’s now time to carry out some statistical analysis to make sense of, and draw some inferences from, your data. There is a wide range of possible techniques that you can use. This page provides a brief summary of some of the most common techniques for summarising your data, and explains when you would use each one. 1. Managers will have no problem making decisions if they get the data they need (False - too many possibilities exist) 2. Poor decisions are made because managers lack relevant information (false - information overload cause poor decision making too) 3. Managers know what data they need (false - if unsure, they promote info overload!).

Each chapter explores a different question using fun, common sense examples that illustrate the concepts, methods, and applications of statistical techniques. Without going into the specifics of theorems, propositions, or formulas, the book effectively demonstrates statistics as a useful problem-solving tool. Tools and techniques of Management Accounting. Table of Contents. this analysis is very useful to know whether the fund is properly used or not in a year when compared to the previous year. regression and quality control etc. are some examples of statistical techniques.

I have seen literature reporting the use of statistical techniques like Mann-Whitney U test and Cohen's D effect size to identify most suitable subset of features for a classifcation problem. Management (or managing) is the administration of an organization, whether it is a business, a not-for-profit organization, or government body. Management includes the activities of setting the strategy of an organization and coordinating the efforts of its employees (or of volunteers) to accomplish its objectives through the application of available resources, such as financial, natural.

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