Business Process Improvement and Reengineering

Building a Sustainable Cost Leadership Culture

Course Overview
As accountants have evolved from "bean counters" to strategic partners, their focus has also evolved, shifting from cost accounting to cost management and, ultimately, to cost leaders. As cost leaders, they are able to help their organizations compete and thrive in today's complex global economy. However, they can't do it alone. In this segment, Dr. Jonathan Schiff, Professor of Accounting at Fairleigh Dickinson University, explains how organizations can develop the necessary sustainable cost leadership culture.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this segment, you should be able to:

  • Identify the elements of cost leadership;
  • Identify the results of the Cost Acumen Survey;
  • Recognize how to build a sustainable cost leadership culture;
  • Recognize the benefits of a sustainable cost leadership culture.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:

Work experience in a corporate staff environment, or an introductory course in management

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Price (USD)

Standard: $24.95


Course Code : 99SPK23

Release Date : 01/30/2017
Expire Date : 03/31/2023
Credits :
CPE 1.00
QAS 1.00

Course Level : Update
Course Type : QAS Self-Study
Length : 50min
Passing Grade : 70%
Field Of Study : Management Services
Theme : Business Process Improvement and Reengineering

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

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