Economic value added, says Briggs & Stratton's John S. Shiely, frees the measurement of corporate performance from the vagaries of accounting conventions. Instead, it aligns the interests of managers with those of shareholders.
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Executive support strengthens improvement initiatives at North America's stellar plants.
For 27 years, Jeff Bleustein has helped Harley-Davidson Inc. innovate its way to the top.
New Balance CEO outlines benefits of maintaining domestic production.
MIT's Rodney A. Brooks is among researchers leading the charge to develop a smarter and more useful artificial creature.
Survey respondents demonstrate some best practices in customer-order management, but better tracking of costs could lead to greater efficiencies.
Value-chain management moves from dream to reality.