Becoming a Lean Enterprise: A Tale of Two Firms - In a lean enterprise, the process becomes the target for improvement as opposed to the people. As a result of applying lean principles, Cessna Aircraft Company's productivity grew 40%-60% in targeted areas, resulting in productivity savings of more than (USD)70 million. A small oral surgery office is also realizing benefits from a business model ...
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Strategic finance : leadership strategies in accountants and financial professionals. - Montvale, NJ : Institute of Management Accountants, ISSN 0025-1690, ZDB-ID 14706659. - Vol. 84.2002, 5, p. 32-39
Bradford, Marianne, (2001)
Bradford, Marianne, (2002)
Outsourcing? At Your Own Risk - Outsourcing IT and other business functions to low-wage countries is not a win-win game. The downside includes strategic-market, operational, finance, human capital, legal-regulatory, technology, and reputation risks. That's why it is critical for management and the board of directors to consider in a comprehensive and objective manner all the risks associated with ...
Beasley, Mark, (2004)
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