Measure what you Treasure!
Can you see the numbers that matter?
Can you connect the activities you’re accomplishing today to the outcomes we’re aiming for to the strategic goals we set?
Can you see the line?
Too many businesses run on hard work, best guesses, and hope. And then an accountant adds it up at the end and tells you the result.
We are creatures of stories. We are comfortable rationalizing circumstances with anecdotes. But stories alone can guide us down a slippery slope.
At their best:
Metrics help to ground us.
Metrics help us Identify areas to improve and areas to amplify.
But only if you can connect and see the leading and lagging metrics that matter.
What do you stare at every day? every month? Every Quarter? Every Year?
July 14, 2021