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Chapter 10, Problem 6SAT
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A(n)_____ presents a set of key performance indicators about the state of a process at a specific point in time to enable managers to make better real-time decisions.

  1. a. key-indicator report
  2. b. demand report
  3. c. exception report
  4. d. executive dashboard

Program Description Answer

The entity that presents a set of key performance indicators about state of a process at a specific point in time for enabling managers for making better real-time decisions is “Executive dashboard”.

Hence, the correct answer is option “D”.

Explanation of Solution

Executive dashboard:

  • It denotes an entity that presents a set of key performance indicators about state of a process at a specific point in time.
  • It is for enabling managers for making better real-time decisions.
  • Reporting software tools can create performance indicators.
  • It is for a state of a process at a specific point.

Explanation for incorrect options:

a. Key-indicator report:

It includes a summary of critical activities of previous day; it is typically available at each workday beginning...

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