Use your favorite Internet search engine and find an example of a successful evaluation
and control process in an R&D firm. What attributes are described as contributing to the
success of the evaluation and control process? What factors impact the choices the
organization makes in designing its evaluation process? What factors help it to be
successful? What do you think about the long-term viability of the process the firm uses?
Find a site that discusses the Balanced Scorecard approach to evaluation and control. This
method is considered a relatively new technology or approach to evaluating
organizational performance. In addition, some control processes are embedded in it. What
do you think of the measurements suggested, the process itself, and the potential
outcomes? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the Balanced Scorecard method?
Find an article or website that provides guidelines for the evaluation and control of an