January 10, 2019 | Mark Paradies

What Are Your Performance Measures and How Do You Trend Them?

Did you ever watch the movie Moneyball? Geek assistant manager Peter Brand taught the Oakland Athletics Manager, Billy Beane (played by Brad Pitt), how to use performance measures and trends to improve the team’s performance and win their division.

Here is a video about the movie…

Sometimes I feel like the geek Peter Brand when I teach trending to improve business performance.

Some of the techniques you have probably heard of – for example, Pareto Charts. Some of the techniques you probably have not heard of – for example Process Behavior Charts. But even the techniques you have heard about … you may not know some secrets and tricks to make them even more effective.

Do you need to improve your company’s performance? Would you like to learn how to develop measures and trends that will help you know where to apply your improvement efforts to get the most bang for the buck? Would you like to be able to tell real trends from fake trends (everyday process variation)? Then attend the upcoming TapRooT® Trending to Manage Performance Course in Houston (Montgomery), TX.

When is the Course? March 11-12 – just before the Global TapRooT® Summit.

Don’t miss this chance to learn advanced trending skills. Get more information here:


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