If you were allowed to measure only 8 aspects of your business...
Recently someone who I was discussing metrics with posed a thought provoking question, “If you could only have a few metrics to manage and monitor your business, which ones would you choose?" After thinking long and hard, here are my must-have key performance indicators.
Upcoming Events for Your Business Process Management Diary 2015
PEX Open House, May 11-14, Online
This week sees The Process Excellence Network Open House event taking place. The online event comprises of webinars featuring some of the most popular Process and BPM solutions to aid organisations in finding out a little more, asking their questions and choosing the right one for them. The event takes place From Monday May 11th to May 14th but registration is still open if you want to dive in. Registration for the event also gives you six months access to their 'IQ Community'. Find out more or register >
Computer World UK last week reported IKEA's great success in moving from to a web-based Business Process Management System (BPMS). The move has enabled the company to create internal business cases in less than half the time it previously took them and honestly, we're not surprised considering the array of issues with text or paper based standard operating procedures. (SOPs). Ikea noted that where a business case used to take approximately 24 days to create, it's now done in an average of nine days. That's a whopping difference and a valuable insight to many companies considering a move from paper to digital for processes.