When it is about to measure performance, the selection of the correct indicators becomes a primary task.
Talking with my brother-in-law about this, we ended up in a discussion on Enlightenment as trigger of the modern age. Because since then the human development indexes have reached levels never seen before (life expectancy, infant mortality rate, etc.). Even with no fully accurate data in earlier ages, we can assume the correctness of those KPIs. The point is if these and only these KPIs are representative of the human development. As provocative question, the World War II was the most degraded and savage confrontation known in the human history. Looking that outcomes, can we conclude that humans in 20th Century were better developed than those living some centuries earlier? Sigue leyendo Watching the Ignatian KPIs