The benefits of evaluating your organization go far beyond the completion of an annual report. Evaluation empowers you to demonstrate the success of your activities and programs with certainty and statistical confidence. You can examine a specific process to highlight strengths or identify areas for improvement.
As you review this introductory material, you will discover that you already perform many processes that are part of evaluation. Many of your existing routine activities overlap with the steps of systematic evaluation. The transition to start a formal evaluation process is approachable and painless.