Focus on the
vital few and not the trivial many.
Characteristics of Effective Control Systems
Effective control systems have certain characteristics in common.
Performance information must be reliable. Data integrity is a cornerstone
Information must be available in a timely manner.
data that is unbiased and understandable.
information that is targeted at areas where problems are most likely to
sure that benefits exceed costs.
be acceptable to the members of your organization.
sure that your control system is flexible so that it can adapt to changes
such as reorganizations, new product lines, and new markets.
Types of Control