Changing indicator: less means better performance

Question: How to create indicators in Balanced Scorecard where “less means better”, e.g. when the decreasing of indicator’s values leads to the incrementation of performance.

Answer:  You can do the following:
1. Click on the indicator
2. Change the “Optimization method”:


If you need something more complicated, then you need to check the formula editor.

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