Tag Archives: Brian Maskell

You Want It In A Nutshell? Here’s the Lean Accounting Nut.

Companies that are seriously pursuing the lean journey soon find their accounting, control, and measurement systems need to change to support the new strategy. The principles and methods of lean thinking and practice are quite different from traditional business and … Continue reading

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Arrgghh. It’s NOT About Changing Your Accounting System

I work with companies that are serious about being┬álean organizations. Most of them use Lean Accounting. It is┬ánot about changing your accounting system. It’s about embracing lean principles and methods. Lean changes the way they look at management accounting. Here’s … Continue reading

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What Does This Guy Do?? Role of Value Stream Manager

For many people the role of a value stream manager is not clearly understood. Others incorrectly use the term value stream manager as a substitute for production manager or supervisor in the factory. A Value Stream Manager has full responsibility … Continue reading

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