management control system


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management control system

[′man·ij·mənt ¦kən′trōl ‚sis·təm]
(industrial engineering)
Any one of the various systems used by a contractor to plan, control the cost, and schedule the work required to undertake and complete a project.
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Additional qualitative research can also be engaged using longitudinal studies to assess BSC adoption and implementation process related variables, like sequential steps adoption, leading key person in the firm, indicators choice criteria or organizational routines development to support the management control system.
Management control system consists of mechanism, which has primary an internal focus as opposed to strategic control, which emphasizes how to compete in the market.
Hofstede's framework can indicate how differences in cultures can affect the appropriateness and effectiveness of the various practices that make up a management control system.
1976) was used to measure the three dimensions of the management control system in the purchasing context.
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Management control system variables Indicate to what extent your company Scale Reliability uses the following management control techniques (1 = Minimum, 5 = Maximum).
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The result is greater efficiency of the financial function and a better overall management control system.
El Tiempo, one of Colombia's largest newspapers, recently purchased an upgraded Quipp NewsCom 6 insert management control system for use with a third, existing inserter.
Bergen Op Zoom, Belgium -- Partner Logistics recently announced that it is installing an energy management control system from Hench Control to reduce their energy costs.

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