Innovation at Office
After doing a detailed review, The Operation Research (OR) department found that there are many employees writing “Misc – Thinking, Innovation and Capacity Development (Usage Code – 420)” as the heading in their Daily Time Sheet (DTS).
The Manager – OR sent an email to all employee to elaborate it further. The email looks as follows.
TO: ALL Staff
Based on our recent DTS Analysis, we found that many of you have been spending substantial amount of time under the head “Misc – Thinking, Innovation and Capacity Development (Usage Code – 420)”. However, we would like to know the exact usage by putting the following sub-code to your valuable work.
The sub-code are as follows.
420-1: Thinking about innovation after lunch (with closing eyes)
420-2: Strengthening Communities of Practices (During extended smoking time and tea break)
420-3: Guiding junior on institutional best practice (Mostly late in the evening)
420-4: Volunteering in HR activity in strengthening interpersonal relationship/ improving office environment before the festival time.
420-5: Studying various sites (generally after lunch) to understand how the institution can grow further.
420-6: Talking to old colleague (primarily senior ones, working in same domain) to understand the industry best practices using office telephone
Manager – Operation Research
Note: Request you to suggest more such codes to help us in increasing institutional operational efficacy.