Methods of improving productivity are central to profitable growth.  Profit Savvy's materials on improving productivity for profit are collected in this category.


The science of Lean Management has demonstrated that dramatic reduction in costs, and consequent increase in profit, can come about from the systematic removal of the 8 types of waste to be found in businesses.  Known by the Japanese word Muda (Moo-da), this is one of the techniques that propelled Toyota to the top of the automotive quality and profit ranks.