Project Management vs. Business Process Management
Treat Business Process improvements as strategic projects and utilize a project management approach to design, development and implementation.
Make Your Process Improvements Visible
Appropriate communication is a critical success factor for any business process improvement initiative.
Understand Your Starting Point – Business Process Discovery
Discovering what your current processes are and what state they are in is a critical part of improvement – this is the business process discovery phase.
Building the Business Case for Business Process Management
You need a compelling business case to get the support and sponsorship needed to establish a Business Process Management (BPM) capability in any enterprise.
Look Outside Your Industry for Business Process Inspiration
A 2013 Gartner report on Business Process Management stresses the need to move from continuous improvement to continuous transformation
Use Business Process Management for Innovation
Business Process Management (BPM) can be the driver of innovation, but to do this it needs to be elevated from its standard position as the ‘process police’. BPM can be responsible for business transformation, but more often than not its role is restricted to managing current processes and tinkering with these in order to ‘keep the lights on’.
Three Reasons Why You Cannot Ignore Business Process Management
What are the imperatives for developing a business process management (BPM) capability? Is it a real value proposition for the business?
Looking Beyond Process to Business Value
Organizations are able to differentiate themselves from the competition by defining and utilizing effective business processes.
The Evolution of Process
Let your processes live and breathe We talked in a recent post about the new world of the job-hopping millennial and the damage this can do to an organization, particularly in the absence of documented processes. But how do we draw an advantage from this new style of working? It would be all too easy […]