Tag Archives: modeling
BPM explained to Small and Medium Enterprises
What is BPM really? When we think of BPM or business process management, we often think of ‘expensive’, ‘for large companies’, ‘takes up too much management time’ or ‘we are not ready for that yet’. Is that really what lies … read more
The BPM elements: Of Charts, Forms and Variables
In the ever evolving and in complexity growing arena of business process management – that sometimes seems to be excessively inflated with acronyms like iBPMS, S-BPM (download the book to S-BPM at Springer Open: link), RW-BPMS (call for papers and … read more
Enterprise Modeling Space
The Enterprise Modeling Space is a doorway to update and extract abstract enterprise models. It consists of any artifacts i.e Models, Artifacts or Matrix, which can abstract organizational information that can be communicated to wider audience. Even though most of … read more
Discussion Results: What is the right process size?
We recently had a great discussion about determining the size of a process. You can see it in the BPM Group on Linkedin for the full effect, but I try to summarize the varying views from that discussion here. So … read more
Processes, Feedback and Management
In the 26th Feb 2013 edition of BPTrends [Harmon 2013], Paul Harmon wrote about the role feedback and group activities play in business processes. In particular, he pointed out an easy to miss and difficult to model common snippet that needs … read more
Lean vs. Business Process Management – This Means War!
If it doesn´t make three people angry it isn’t a process!! [Michael Hammer] I have wanted to write this story for some years – it is about the problems when Lean and Business Process Management clash together in large … read more
Unscrambling The Process Technology Puzzle…
This post was originally published on the iDatix Insider’s Blog. Mapping, Modeling, BPM, ACM, ECM, ERP It seems these days if something doesn’t have an acronym then it doesn’t deserve a place in the business world. Over the past 20 … read more
Do Not Underestimated the Wow Effect of BPM!
I have been working on a huge Business Process Management project for some time – selling the project has been a major task. For some time I have wondered how to make this sell so that all would understand – … read more
Change Management – a Must-Have for BPM
Leaders who successfully transform businesses do eight things right (and they do them in the right order). John P. Kotter “Ohh no, not change management – it’s something for the IT guys. It is not necessary when implementing Business Process Management. We’ll … read more
BPM in the Kitchen
One of the primary activities done in the kitchen is cooking. And cooking is a process. In fact, a creative process. Hence, one of the best applications of the principles of BPM is while cooking… In this blog, I have … read more