are meaningless unless they lead to action.
Implementing a program requires communicating regularly and often with key stakeholders about metrics
; keeping metrics
updated; using metrics
to set targets; and keeping an eye out for people who are gaming the metrics
The road from traditional financial performance management to dynamic enterprise performance management is an evolution, but insurers can accelerate this evolution though the use of industry data, business process and metrics
This analysis compared key metrics
for these items before they were placed on SSA corporate contracts (pre-SSA) to performance now that the items are on SSA contracts, as of the second quarter of fiscal year 2006 (post-SSA).
The development of an important set of metrics
is critical to any successful performance management initiative.
Aracruz: "As a low-cost producer, Aracruz has benefited from scale gains stemming from increased output due to the Fiberline C learning curve completion and the acquisition of Riocell (400,000 metric
tons), both in 2003.
Some of the common project quality metrics
that Motorola used to measure its software development projects included software defect density, adherence to schedule, estimation accuracy, reliability, requirements tracking, and fault-type tracking (Daskalantonakis, 1992).
is applied to a web-based program assessment tool used by all academic and support programs in a mid-Atlantic university for reporting mission, outcomes/objectives, measures, findings and actions.
More often, a HSI is any set of clinical metrics
used to define the health status of a designated population.
Come on in," he beckons in a near-constant patter from his post in front of the United States Metric
Program's display booth.
not only help us better understand our performance and our business - they give us an objective process that effectively pinpoints future areas of opportunity.
Total demand of natural and synthetic rubber is expected to reach 3,159,200 metric
tons in 1995, compared to the level of 3,119,300 metric
tons posted in 1994.