IT Topic 2

Accurate
Data Without any mistakes. E.g. correctly reading a persons gas metre to ensure that they are billed the correct ammount of money to what they have used.
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Correctly Targeted
The question should be targeted at the people who are going to use it. E.G No good asking vegetarians about meat eating.
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Understandable
If the information is in a very complicated format then it will waste time and people could draw the wrong conclusions.
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Complete
Has to include all the information. E.G letters not having postcodes take longer to deliver
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Relevant
Data has to be related to the task you are trying to investigate. E.G no good collecting information on ice cream sales in alaska in the winter if you want to open your kiosk in California.
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Up to Date
Information changes with time and without a date stamp could be too old to be useful. E.G A travel company would not have much profit from using 10 year old on holiday patterns to decide which resorts to offer this year.
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Data Collection
New staff have to be employed to go and ask people questions. Training needed to show the team how to collect the data.
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Maintenance
Staff have to be employed to keep the hardware running and to modify the software when legislation changes or bugs are found.
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Data Entry
New staff have to be employed to type in the results of the data collection. OMR devices have to be purchased.
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Correctly Targeted

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The question should be targeted at the people who are going to use it. E.G No good asking vegetarians about meat eating.

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Understandable

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Card 4

Front

Complete

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Card 5

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Relevant

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