Why we need processes In any organization we need processes for four main reasons: 1. Increase efficiency; 2. Control quality 3. Ensure the organization is meeting Governance or Compliance requirements 4. Help manage change In early stages of process technology and method development, each reason for using process technology was different. If you have been [...]
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The following posts are a summary of the first three phases of running a Process Discovery project. Each of these articles covers team selection and who should be in it, then developing and agreeing project goals and finally scoping out the project. Discovery of Existing Processes: Setting up the team The first phase is Discovery and [...]
With a team in place, the first task of the Discover phase is to set the objectives for the project. Each objective will be tied to specific initiatives agreed upon by the project team and typically will fall into one of four categories: Governance Quality improvement Efficiency improvement Change Once the objectives have been identified [...]