Metrics that Matter: Uncovering KPIs that Justify Operational Improvements by Mesa International

Metrics matter in business performance. The better the company's system for metrics, the more their operation performance improves, and the more their business and finanical performance improves.

10/24/2006


Metrics matter in business performance. The better the company's system for metrics, the more their operation performance improves, and the more their business and finanical performance improves. The quality of a metrics system is dependent on how fast data is gathered, how well metrics are linked, how rapidly results are displayed to the operatiors and supervisiors who can tack action, and how compressed the latency is between business metrics and the operations activities that caused them. Plant dashboards, manufacturing execution systmes (MES) and automated data collections can help speed all of these elements.

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