Key Capability Indicators (KCIs)
A KCI is a new type of Metric which measures the potential to perform and is therefore predictive in nature.
Key Capability Indicator (KCI) is the measurement of an individual’s potential to perform in a particular role as defined by management.
Key: adj. of crucial importance; significant (www.thefreedictionary.com/key)
Capability: n. the capacity to be used … or developed for a specific purpose (www.thefreedictionary.com/capability)
Indicator: n. a device that records or registers something (www.thefreedictionary.com/indicator)