[SOLVED] Pick a well-known company with which you have some familiarity. select 1 of the contemporary management techniques listed in Chapter 1 of the Blocher et al. text. Why and how do you feel that the contemporary management technique selected would be a posit
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Select a well-known company with which you have some familiarity (specify the type of industry). Then, select 1 of the contemporary management techniques listed in Chapter 1 of the Blocher et al. text. Why and how do you feel that the contemporary management technique selected would be a positive force in helping the company achieve its critical success factors? Do not discuss a technique you already know the company is using.
The first 6 methods focus directly on strategy implementation:
- The balanced scorecard and strategy map,
- Value chain,
- Activity-based costing and management,
- Business analytics,
- Target costing,
- Life-cycle costing.
The next 7 methods help to achieve strategy implementation through a focus on process improvement:
- Business process improvement,
- Total quality management,
- Lean accounting,
- The theory of constraints,
- Enterprise risk management.