Industrial Engineer Engineering and Management Solutions at Work

May 2012    |    Volume: 44    |    Number: 5

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Performance by Kevin McManus

Industrial Engineer’s monthly column about performance improvement (May 2012) 

Teary eyes, baseball and analysis awakening

Have you seen the movie “Moneyball”? If you are a fan and advocate of process measurement, but struggle to convince others of its benefits, you should watch this movie. Better yet, have the people you are trying to sell good measurement practices to watch it. Sports examples sometimes persuade people to do things differently.

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