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Jan 302013

“I have been struck again and again by how important
measurement is to improving the human condition.”
—Bill Gates

Each year, Bill Gates issues a letter from the Gates Foundation addressing how to make a difference in some of our most vexing problems. This year’s letter focuses on the importance of measurement. The letter provides examples from around the world of how measurement helps to produce real outcomes. The letter is timely as this year’s Evolve class plans how they will measure outcomes in their projects.  Read the Letter.

  One Response to “Importance of Measurement”

  1. It is amazing how many global initiatives are represented in this letter!

    I am an idea person and measurement has always been my downfall. Encore peers, how would you suggest I start looking for the social change yang to my yin?