Thought for the month

“Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.” Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr, author and journalist (1808-1890).

Friday, 11 January 2019

The cost of counting
Measurement is an integral part of science and the search for understanding the world. In business we often say you cannot manage what you cannot measure. An interesting essay on measuring things does not directly contradict these thoughts but reminds us to be objective in deciding what we measure. Remember that not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts.

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