November 25, 2020

4.1.3 Where to Start?

  • Measure what’s important.
  • Break your overall business objectives down into smaller targets, e.g If you want to grow sales by 10% and production output by 15%, what needs to happen in terms of day to day operations to make this happen.   KPIs ensure that your staff will understand the targets as they relate specifically to their role.
  • Deciding what to measure.  It’s crucial that you tailor your measurement to your specific circumstances and objectives. A high volume producer might focus on production line speed, while another producing smaller producer might focus instead on waste minimisation