Cost cutting and improving productivity are objectives that have always been—and continue to be—critically important to businesses. Today, being efficient isn’t simply “best practice;” it’s essential to preventing layoffs and facility closures. In Cutting Costs: Successful Strategies for Improving Productivity, a certified management consultant with nearly four decades of experience presents his highly relevant and extensive knowledge to help businesses make significant improvements and be more successful.
Providing a practical progression of information that is simple to understand and easy to put to use and benefit from, Fred H. Neu’s advice and insights will be invaluable to all business owners, managers with budget responsibility, business finance and accounting professionals, management consultants, business school instructors, and business school students.
- Presents many topics applicable to all businesses, both manufacturing and nonmanufacturing
- Describes examples of successful cost-cutting and productivity-improvement projects written by the consultants and managers who implemented them
- Explains how to measure results of a cost-cutting and productivity-improvement program and reward positive efforts