College of Business
Butler Business Consulting Group

Operational Discipline

Any company can improve profitability simply by implementing and performing operational processes with discipline. The trick is, how to do it. That's where the experts at the Butler Business Consulting Group come in. We have decades of experience in applying proven techniques such as Kaizen, Strategic Sourcing, Quality Function Deployment (QFD), Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing.

Our team

The Consulting Group's operational discipline team brings an impressive amount of expertise to clients. This group is comprised of proven, highly successful professionals, Butler faculty, and MBA and undergraduate students. Each member is highly knowledgeable in proven methodologies, systems, and operational processes.

How we work

Through a comprehensive assessment, our operational discipline team can help your organization determine which techniques are applicable to your business, and which would provide the greatest payoff in the shortest possible time. We will then work with you to apply these practices to your business.

Our results

In our experiences -- and those of our clients -- applying proven operational techniques can deliver impressive results such as:

"The Accelerator has been very professional, thorough, and more than efficient. They paid attention and tried to really figure out what was going on before they made a recommendation. They made the effort to understand my company."
- Bob McAfee, President, SaniServ

  • Ability to bid on higher-value deals.
  • Better alignment between engineering, operations, and front office business functions.
  • Greater efficiency and greater use of employee knowledge.
  • Higher quality products without increased cost.
  • Increased capacity without additional capital spend.
  • More efficient use of all resources (people, assets, technology, etc.).
  • Reduced cash spend.
  • View more results here.

Operational Discipline
Operational Discipline Process Chart (Large Version - PDF)