How Good Measures, In Isolation, Can Be Bad

How Good Measures, In Isolation, Can Be Bad

By: Stacey Barr the Performance Measure Specialist

Call centres and technical support and help desk managers love to measure their staff. The belief is that when they can measure someone, they will have more control over the performance of the person or the work. But the control is an illusion...

Recently I was travelling for work, and tried to use my broadband wifi dongle with my Windows Surface. It just wouldn't work, so I contacted my provider for some help, using their online chat service. (I used my mobile phone as a hotspot for internet access, just in case you're wondering how I did this without the dongle working).

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3 Charts Signal Next Great Depression

CIA Insider Warns: "25-Year Great Depression is About to Strike America"

By MONEY MORNING STAFF REPORTS

You will want to remember this date March 24, 2015.

According to one of the top minds in the U.S. Intelligence Community, that is when the United States will enter the darkest economic period in our nation's history.

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Ronald Reagan Acceptance Speech 17 July 1980

Link: http://millercenter.org/president/speeches/speech-3406

If you listen closely to the issues he laid out - you will find that they are all pertinent under Barak Obama also.

Ronald Reagan

 This transcript contains the published text of the speech, not the actual words spoken. There may be some differences between the transcript and the audio/video content.

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The Constitution: Amendments 11-27

The Constitution: Amendments 11-27

Constitutional Amendments 1-10 make up what is known as The Bill of Rights.

Amendments 11-27 are listed below.

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The Bill of Rights: A Transcription

The Preamble to The Bill of Rights

Congress of the United States

begun and held at the City of New-York, on

Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine.

 

THE Conventions of a number of the States, having at the time of their adopting the Constitution, expressed a desire, in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added: And as extending the ground of public confidence in the Government, will best ensure the beneficent ends of its institution.

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