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Bachelor- und Masterthesis erfolgreich schreiben

This German book explains quality criteria for academic publications, the development process for writing successfully, academic integrity and ethics.

The free template Thesis helps students to get a kick-start and supports a consistent formatting. It already containing a title page, table of contents, list of figures and tables, list of references, statutory declaration.

Simple to follow instructions how to use Microsoft Word (2007, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019, Word 365) to manage references, sources, insert quotations and all relevant aspects of proper academic writing help students to save time and increase quality.
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Bachelor- und Masterthesis erfolgreich schreiben

Bachelor- und Masterthesis erfolgreich schreiben

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Key performance indicators

David Parmenter introduces a new classification of what is well known as "Key Performance Indicators" e.g. by Kaplan & Norton in their book "The Balanced Scorecard: Translating strategy into action" in 1996. While they differentiated between lagging inidicators (outcome) and leading indicators (performance drivers), Parmenter differentiates between KRIs (Key result indicators), which tell how an organization has done in the past, and PIs (Performance indicators) and KPIs (Key performance indicators), which tell what can be done to increase performance. The book also contributes a table of measures (p. 203-231) describing their name, frequency, BSC perspective and team, applicable industry sector and the intended strategic objective.

I also want to share a quote with you, summarizing the philosophy behind the introduction of key performance indicators: "What happens if a KPI target or goal is not achieved? This is not a crisis. The focus should be on analyizing why the goal could not be achieved. Through this problem-solving focus, the team can progressively identify and eliminate the barriers to the achievement of their goal" (p. 198).

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