Inspired from the leading book Tame Your Work Flow that I co wrote with Steve Tendon, let's twist! Twist our brains that is. On the new counter intuitive models we need to build to understand the Five Focusing Steps of the Theory of Constraints and the Cost Accounting mirages we need to destroy with the understanding if Throughput Accounting. 

The book has received the most cherished praised from the top experts in the world in Kanban, Theory of Constraints, Throughput Accounting, FLEX, DA, Lean etc. They are right here for you to grasp: 

https://tameflow.com/tame-your-work-flow-testimonials/

 

TameFlow is based on destroying old mental models - cognitive biases- that prevent us from reaching our goals: making money now and in the future so that we can finance our corporate aspirations. 

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Workshop

The Workshop will be twofold : 

We will first deal with Herbie and the 5FS and see how bad we are at achieving Throughput and flow on a daily basis.

Then, we will do our decision making based on traditional cost accounting and see how fast we can sink in layers and layers of unneeded fixed costs. We will then introduce a new improvement model - Throughput Accounting - that helps us invests money to improve the system where the constraint is! There are no other places to improve the system. (CMMI, KMM, ADKAR all lead to pharaonic undertakings that do not focus on the constraint and will make you lose money)

Learning Outcome

In knowledge work, no one has crossed the line into the Theory of Constrains and the 5 focusing steps. You will learn which of 1) Identifying, 2) Exploiting, 3) Subordinating, or 4) Elevating the constraint is the most misunderstood step. 

Also we will put our cost accountant hats on and create layers and layers of overhead costs but before sinking, we will see how Throughput Accounting can help us diminish fixed costs in knowledge work and make more money, now and in the future so that we can materialize our corporate dreams.

Also, we will teach you how to count properly. Not to leave money on the table as IT Projects that actually make Throughput acre actually discarded for projects that lose money. Which is right CoD, ROI or TR (Throughput rate at the constraint per unit of time) 

Target Audience

All

Prerequisites for Attendees

Basic understanding of Herbie and the Five Focusing Steps ... And Throughput Accounting 

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