[solved] Which of the following is not one of the objectives of benchmarking?
To take action to emulate the "best practice" of another company whenever benchmarking reveals that the company's own costs and results of performing an activity are not on a par with what one or more other companies have achieved
To identify the best means of performing an activity that is being benchmarked
To develop cross-company comparisons of the costs of performing specific value chain activities
To learn which company in an industry is using the greatest number of best practices in performing its value chain activities and thus very likely has the industry's lowest cost value chain
To learn how other companies have actually achieved lower costs or better results in performing benchmarked activities