Productivity, Efficiency And Effectiveness

Productivity, Efficiency And Effectiveness According to Currie (1972), productivity is “the quantitative relationship between what we produce and the resources that we use.” Smith and Beeching added: “The volume of output which is achieved in a given period in relationship to the sum of the direct and indirect effort expended in its production.” Productivity Productivity is different from production. Where productivity is concerned with the ratio of output to an input, production on the other hand points to the increase in output over a given period of time. As usual, this explanation of productivity in terms of this ratio was not elaborated on by writers. Productivity ratios refer to units of one single output (for example: labor cost in dollars, …

Creative Notions

Creative Notions People seem to have the misconception that only a select few are able to unleash a steady flow of creative genius. That is not true at all. The fact is, creativity is very much like a muscle that needs to be exercised in order to consistently give out great results. If you don’t practice harnessing creative thinking, this skill will very much atrophy into inexistence. But keep working and this skill will soon come to you in a snap. So how do you unleash your creative thinking? Well, the first thing is to become a human leech. No, we’re not talking about just sucking the blood out of every living being available, we’re saying that you should take …

Invention Patents

Invention Patents KWD: 11/436 = 2.52% Invention Patents Invention patents go through a number of stages before finally acquiring the much coveted patent. Although most inventors are concerned with the rights invention patents grant during in-force, the law actually recognizes five “rights” periods in the life of invention patents. These five periods in invention patents are: 1. Invention conceived but not yet documented. This is the phase of invention patents when an inventor conceives an invention, but has not yet made any written, signed, dated, and witnessed record of it. In this invention patents phase the inventor has no rights whatsoever. 2. Invention documented but patent application not yet filed. After making a proper, signed, dated, and witnessed documentation of …

Being Creative And Develop Your Own Design

Being Creative And Develop Your Own Design Some people have been born with a gift of knowing creative design principles. Others, maybe you included, have to struggle to develop even the tiniest creative skills they do have. One thing is for certain, you can learn to be more creative. And you can discover the creative design ideas that other artists use for inspiration, even if you were not born with a single creative bone in your body. It is better for you to make a decision whether when you want to begin to learn the creative design process as there are several principles of design. These principles give an over riding basis on how your design elements will interact with …