Applying Universal Scalability Law to an individual's productivity

Nicolae Vartolomei · 2023/04

Hypothesis: USL applies equally well to an individual’s productivity as it does software systems, hardware systems or groups of people.

As the load on an individual increases, the productivity decreases. Beyond contention and incoherence, there are additional factors to consider: work overload, stress, decreased quality resulting from the previously mentioned factors, poorer planning, etc.

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How to Quantify Scalability: The Universal Scalability Law (USL) – Gunther

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