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Technical

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  Garry Buick ACMA |   $45.00 |   BPP |   Jan 2015 |   01:00 h |   AICPA Store
Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will have learned:

  • How to identify the need for change
  • About Total Quality Management
  • The DMAIC model and how it can be used for business improvement
  • How to identify and eliminate waste from business waste
  • How to apply DMAIC to the finance function

Course Duration: 1 hour
This course does not offer CPE credit but does count as CPD for CIMA members.

There is a growing trend in firms to adopt the use of lean tools to streamline and enhance productivity and effectiveness of organisations.

Whilst their initial application was focused on manufacturing and production operations there is increasing use and application of the tools in other functional areas such as finance.

About the author:
Garry has had extensive experience with GlaxoSmithKline, including a number of area finance director roles in the manufacturing division. He also worked in China as a key member of the implementation team for low cost product sourcing.
Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Cost accounting & management: Cost management, Intermediate

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