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Sridhar Vembu is the founder and CEO of privately held Zoho, a maker of cloud-based business software. ... Vembu has a PhD in electrical engineering from Princeton and started his career at Qualcomm in 1994. Zoha is building a new 375-acre campus in Austin, Texas, which will also house its Zoho University.
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The Tyranny of Metrics
Jerry Z. Muller - Feb 06, 2018 (first published in 2017)
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How the obsession with quantifying human performance threatens our schools, medical care, businesses, and governmentToday, organizations of all kinds are ruled by the belief that the path to success is quantifying human performance, publicizing the results, and dividing up the rewards based on the numbers. But in our zeal to instill the evaluation ...
Sridhar Vembu
Sep 16, 2020
4/ I am a mathematically inclined software engineer and metrics are great for widgets. Metrics try to reduce people to widgets. That's why metrics don't work long term for people. Here is a great book that details the case against metrics for people:      source