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Alois Chepin: The great potential is still untapped

Inaccurate reports. I’ve been dealing with the topic of productivity for over 40 years. My take: Companies invest more time in inaccurate reporting than in sound planning—and this is especially true of off-production HR.

Most executives rely on their gut feeling. I’ve seen a few who can tell me right away, for example, how many hours of work they would need the day before to handle the workload of their department and how much time would be needed for the next day based on their expected workload. “You get what you measure” It is a basic law of productivity! This only reveals its full effect if a second principle is also applied: “Plan your business and carry out your plan!”