Target costing decomposes the target cost from product level to component level.
Through this decomposition, target costing spread the competitive pressure faced by the company to product’s designers and suppliers.
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He asked the man to lend him a rare book and when the book was received he thanked him graciously.
As a result, this the man who had never wanted to speak to him before, became good friends with Franklin.
Thus, participants were not necessarily looking to others in order to figure out what the right answer was, as informational social influence would predict; instead, they were seeking acceptance and avoiding disapproval.
Target costing is an approach to determine a product’s life-cycle cost which should be sufficient to develop specified functionality and quality, while ensuring its desired profit.
It may seem counter-intuitive, but the theory is pretty sound.
The fundamental objective of target costing is to manage the business to be profitable in a highly competitive marketplace.
Before we get started, it’s important to note that none of these methods fall under what we would term the dark arts of influencing people.
It is defined in social psychology as "the influence of other people that leads us to conform in order to be liked and accepted by them".
This fact often leads to people exhibiting public compliance—but not necessarily private acceptance—of the group's social norms in order to be accepted by the group.