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Enterprise Modeling Space: Business Transformations

A fundamental change in business operations of a firm – in order to improve its performance – can be termed as a Business Transformation. This blog discusses just two such Business Transformation scenarios where enterprise modeling can play the role … read more

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Value Chain Models – The BPM Diamond Cut

The present business and IT ecosystem reached a certain level of intelligence that pushes companies and organizations to become true masters of processes in order to make their way to the top. Besides a company’s business strategy and models, the … read more

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How to assess process maturity from a people perspective

Process maturity models originally come from the software and IT area. I have found most to be heavily focused on documentation and automation. So how do you assess your company’s process maturity in terms of actual behavior? That is the … read more

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Three Key Factors to Achieve Process Excellence

One huge obstacle for achieving process excellence is working in traditional, functional specialist siloes. This article explains what are the three key factors for bringing those functional siloes together to advance process excellence. This article is based on experience acquired … read more

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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

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Lessons from Hollywood: Ignorance, Arrogance and Change Management

Do You Hear the Music? That which cannot be monitored or controlled will eventually have drastic consequences upon the bottom line.  Business environments are constantly challenged with varying influence factors and the required investment to adjust the organization appropriately.  As with … read more

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How to Sustain Change with Business Process Ownership

Gold Medal for Most Shared Blog, 2012

This summer, we will highlight the three best read and three most shared blogs on BPM Leader. In line with the spirits of the Olympic Games, we will award these blogs with a gold, silver or bronze medal. Today’s blog … read more

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Beyond ROI: Leveraging Process Architecture for Project Funding Prioritization

An environment of increased competition demands differentiation from your competitors. To win over customers, firms have to show that they can get their products and services to the end user in a manner that is faster, less costly, and of … read more

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How to Sustain Change with Business Process Ownership

Today’s business environment is full of challenges, both internal and external to the organizations and that we operate in.  These increased pressures – which can come from all stakeholders – have forced organizations to embrace change, become more nimble and … read more

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Transformation, Measurement and Process Performance Indicators

The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand. [SUN TZU] Have you participated in Business Process Management (BPM) and been going from a … read more

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