What gets measured gets done.

A while back Mark Smith talked about what gets measured gets done.
Today, now more than ever, what we (leaders) decide to measure is what will get done. The ongoing debate at the national level is more about what individuals want to be accountable for.

It is easy to fill a spending bill with funds for projects. And, yes, it is true, it is really hard to measure the success of job retention and creation activities. The fact of the matter is, it can be done if leaders want to measure it. I know.


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