|What Ed Says: Extending BPMN to Suit Big Business Objectives
Standards find adoption success by following a tried and true mix of usefulness (complementing and enhancing existing technology), appeal (gotta want to use it or you won't), and popularity (stay with me here and block out your flashbacks to high school).
Fortunately for us, it is with this in mind that the authors of BPMN had the foresight to include the ability to "extend" the standard which would allow additional information to be included for appropriate purposes.
|Why Business Process Management?
Before you can understand how uber important BPM is to your business, you have to first understand what it really is. Pop quiz - what does BPM mean to you? Your answer might be driven by a perspective based on your particular role in the business, but there's a more holistic view and approach that should be applied to ready your business to compete successfully in an intensely competitive landscape.
The Process Improvement Handbook: A Blueprint for Managing Change and Increasing Organizational Performance
by Tristan Boutros
Looking for a definitive guide to Process Improvement and Operational Excellence? Look no more, friends. Whether you're learning the basics of Process Improvement, planning your first improvement project, or preaching process oriented thinking throughout your organization, process professionals across the board can expect a horse-sized dosage of aid with this read.