All posts tagged “industrial engineering

Listen to the Right Voices, Revisited

Salesman of all stripes will understate the risk of a project, especially transitioning to their product. Balance the salesperson’s pitch with criticism from other sources, and be sure to search out real critics before you buy the hype or the product. Silence can be golden.… Read More

What Makes Data Information

To paraphrase Peter Drucker, a database is not information, but the raw material from which information can be drawn. He says that to become information, data must be organized for a task, directed toward specific performance and applied to a decision. Let’s look at each… Read More