How to Measure Anything

Now updated with new measurement methods and new examples, How to Measure Anything shows managers how to inform themselves in order to make less risky, more profitable business decisions This insightful and eloquent book will show you how to measure those things in your own business, government agency or other organization that, until now, you may have considered "immeasurable," including customer satisfaction, organizational flexibility, technology risk, and technology ROI. Adds new measurement methods, showing how they can be applied to a variety of areas such as risk management and customer satisfaction Simplifies overall content while still making the more technical applications available to those readers who want to dig deeper Continues to boldly assert that any perception of "immeasurability" is based on certain popular misconceptions about measurement and measurement methods Shows the common reasoning for calling something immeasurable, and sets out to correct those ideas Offers practical methods for measuring a variety of "intangibles" Provides an online database (www.howtomeasureanything.com) of downloadable, practical examples worked out in detailed spreadsheets Written by recognized expert Douglas Hubbard—creator of Applied Information Economics—How to Measure Anything, Third Edition illustrates how the author has used his approach across various industries and how any problem, no matter how difficult, ill defined, or uncertain can lend itself to measurement using proven methods.

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  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 432 pages
  • ISBN : 1118539273
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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How to Measure Anything

How to Measure Anything
  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 March 2014
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Now updated with new measurement methods and new examples, How to Measure Anything shows managers how to inform themselves in order to make less risky, more profitable business decisions This insightful and eloquent book will show you how to measure those things in your own business, government agency or other organization that, until now, you may have considered "immeasurable," including customer satisfaction, organizational flexibility, technology risk, and technology ROI. Adds new measurement methods, showing how they can be applied to

How to Measure Anything Workbook

How to Measure Anything Workbook
  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 February 2014
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The invaluable companion to the new edition of the bestselling How to Measure Anything This companion workbook to the new edition of the insightful and eloquent How to Measure Anything walks readers through sample problems and exercises in which they can master and apply the methods discussed in the book. The book explains practical methods for measuring a variety of intangibles, including approaches to measuring customer satisfaction, organizational flexibility, technology risk, technology ROI, and other problems in business, government, and

How to Measure Anything

How to Measure Anything
  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 24 February 2014
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Now updated with new measurement methods and new examples, How to Measure Anything shows managers how to inform themselves in order to make less risky, more profitable business decisions This insightful and eloquent book will show you how to measure those things in your own business, government agency or other organization that, until now, you may have considered "immeasurable," including customer satisfaction, organizational flexibility, technology risk, and technology ROI. Adds new measurement methods, showing how they can be applied to

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  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard,Richard Seiersen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 25 July 2016
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How to Measure Anything

How to Measure Anything
  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 August 2007
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 April 2009
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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 23 August 2014
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  • Publisher : Apress
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  • Release : 26 March 2007
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  • Publisher : AMACOM
  • Release : 09 February 2007
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