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Ringelmann effect

November 18, 2022

Prompted by a post  I came across on ‘removing waste’ from processes, I contemplated on the Ringelmann effect today, which in a nutshell is along the lines: ‘the more people are involved in a task, their average performance decreases, each participant tending to feel that their own effort is not critical.’ It is all about the right balance between waste and efficiency.