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TOTAL COST MANAGEMENT: Management Accounting

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Part 2 of a series on cost management leadership If you think your business is a leader in cost management, please email us at info@costmgmt.org and let us know the name of the business and why they are a cost … Read More >

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TOTAL COST MANAGEMENT: Cost Accounting

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Part 1 of a series on cost management leadership If you think your business is a leader in cost management, please email us at info@costmgmt.org and let us know the name of the business and why they are a cost management … Read More >

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Can You Have a Solution When No One Acknowledges Having a Problem? by Douglas A. Hicks, CPA

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We’re about to begin 2014, nearly three decades since the dangers of using traditional – especially direct labor-based – costing methods to develop decision support and performance measurement information were clearly documented by the likes of Kaplan, Cooper and Johnson.   … Read More >

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Prelude to “TOTAL COST”: Operations Cost Management

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Also see our accompanying presentation on Slideshare. I was teaching Cost Accounting through UCR Extension, I came to realize that although most of the students had work experience, they did not know the fundamentals of manufacturing which were used to develop … Read More >

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Prelude to “TOTAL COST”: Industrial Economics

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The Society of Cost Management believes a good understanding of Economics is critical in the new paradigm, Micro, Macro, Managerial, and Industrial.  Understanding how your business fits into the national and international marketplace is more important now than ever.  Even … Read More >

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