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KCS Practice 7: Performance Assessment

The techniques for KCS® Practice 7 outline assessment methods that evolved from manufacturing models where activity is directly linked to outcome.

Technique 7.1: KCS Roles and the Licensing Model
KCS Method MindTouch Capability
User Roles Allows for admins to determine what level of access a given user should have
User Groups Groups can be permissioned to only see certain sections of content
User Permissions Users can be permissioned to only see certain branches of content
Page Permissions Pages can be permissioned so only authorized users have access


Technique 7.2: Coaching for Success
KCS Method MindTouch Capability
Find coaching opportunities User Activity Report - Track user activity and see who is updating what
Article Quality Index (AQI) MindTouch automatically monitors some recommended AQI values, including:Valid links - Resolve link issues with the link manager Content architecture - Improve content architecture with the site structure report


Technique 7.3: Assessing the Creation of Value
KCS Method MindTouch Capability

KCS Article Creation and Reuse

Content reuse - Allows identical content to display across multiple pages (updates dynamically)

Reporting Integration - Reporting metrics can extend into other platforms or be exported


From the Consortium for Service InnovationRead more about Practice 7 in the KCS v6 Practices Guide.

KCS® is a service mark of the Consortium for Service Innovation™.

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