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## The Metric System - Conquer Your Fear

- 2006-12-04
The Metric System! Do you feel stress and anxiety just hearing those words?If so, you are not alone. But don't worry, learning and using the metric system really isn't as hard as you may fear. And t...
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## The Travelers' Temperature Predicaments (2)

- 2007-01-18
Temperature measurement is very important to a whole range of areas and activities: science, scientific research, manufacturing, medicine and travel. Many European, Asian and African businessmen and t...
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## Making Sense of the Topsy-turvy, Melting Pot of Measurement in Physics and Engineering

- 2007-02-11
Unless you are really cut-off from the world, you can't help noticing that there are really so many kinds of measurement units in use today. Do you find them confusing?Many countries have adopted or d...
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## Measurement Tips From Table Tennis

- 2007-03-21
Recently I have been spending some time with my husband playing table tennis in our garage after work. I'm new to table tennis, so it's a steep learning curve. And even though a lot of my attention wa...
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## Activities Aren't Meaningful Measures, and Here are 5 Reasons Why

- 2007-03-22
If you were to ask me the most common mistake I see with performance measurement, I'd probably have to say it's the use of activity measures. What I mean by activity measures is this:* Completion of s...
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## Realistic Target Setting - Part 1

- 2007-03-26
Some of the most common worries about setting targets for performance measures are:* challenge 1: Striking that sensitive balance between making the target achievable but also a stretch.* challenge 2:...
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## Realistic Target Setting - Part 2

- 2007-03-26
The last 3 of the 6 most common worries about setting targets for performance measures are:* challenge 4: Anticipating the consequences of achieving and not achieving the target.* challenge 5: Finding...
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## Going Metric with Electric Conduits

- 2007-03-30
The electrical conduit is a vital part of any wiring effort. It serves as the outer protection of wires or wire bundles and is measured on a metric scale.Electrical conduit refers to the tubing that c...
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## How To Design Great Measures

- 2007-04-17
Are you guilty of using the following methods as your approach to measure selection: * brainstorming with your team in a one-hour session during your two-day planning workshop? * trawling the internet...
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## 6 Performance Measure Facilitator Attributes

- 2007-04-17
Over the last 5 or so years, there seems to be an ever-increasing number of organisations that are creating a new role in the corporate office: the Performance Measurement Officer. Actually, the title...