5 Practices for Job Costing

Job costing is considered to be something of an art form as creating a balance between your business and ensuring your employees are fairly paid is not always as easy as you may think.

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7 Manufacturing Scheduling Strategies

Manufacturing scheduling is all about process flow and resource allocation. If you don’t maximize those two variables, you won’t achieve a level of output consistent with all the money and time you put in. That’s why it’s essential that you establish and perfect your manufacturing scheduling strategies.

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How to Calculate Total Manufacturing Cost

Does the task to calculate the total manufacturing cost fill your heart with dread? Once the complete realm of accountants and productivity engineers, the total manufacturing cost has now been revealed as an approachable useful tool for organizations of all sizes and types.

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The Benefits of MRP System for Manufacturing Accounting

If you have any familiarity with MRP systems, you know the advantages they offer in workforce planning, procurement, inventory management, workstation capacity, shop floor data collection, and so much more.And while production planning, eliminating excess inventory, and cost savings are substantial benefits of owning MRP software, one that might be overlooked is the value it […]

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8 Ways to Reduce Manufacturing Inventory

What is your attitude toward manufacturing inventory? Well, that could depend on your position within the organization. For instance, the production supervisor views inventory as a safeguard against everything that can go wrong during manufacturing, and your accountant looks at it as an asset that has value.

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The New Era of Paperless Manufacturing

No one has to tell you that the role of paper is quickly declining in both your personal and professional lives. Today, there’s a good chance that you’re reading your newspaper or favorite magazine by logging in online instead of waiting for the mail or newspaper carrier to deliver it. And even if you have […]

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The Importance of Implementing Your New MRP System Properly

Now that you realize your growing manufacturing business requires the high quality, simple yet powerful manufacturing software (MRP system) to accurately plan your production and to optimize your company’s processes, and you’ve decided to move forward with chosen software, it’s time to look at the best ways to implement the software in your organization.

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