OPS 571 Operations Management Week 3 DQ

Watch the videos at http://youtu.be/R4HPYYR5iLw and http://youtu.be/NCta6j5_FdM. What are some metrics or measures commonly used in your organization and what do you use it for? What new measures can you think of to improve performance?

Watch the video at http://youtu.be/aq8VU5KLmkY. Explain how you can use linear forecasting in an organization to make forecasts. What are some of the key benefits of using this method?

What do thoughts do you have about measuring police agency performance? Is the information more difficult to interpret? How can a policy agency best measure its performance and look to make improvements?