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2 Common Supply Chain Management Mistakes to Avoid


There are lots of do’s and don’ts in the supply chain world and as a brand new member of the supply chain management team here at APQC, I thought that I would give a few examples of what NOT to do. Don’t be a dunce by doing it by yourself. Chances are someone has run into a similar problem to…

How Can Big Companies Keep Millennials From Leaving?


The days of staying at a company until retirement is now a foreign concept to many people—most of all, millennials. We know that millennials are more likely than any previous generation to switch jobs and that six in 10 millennials are open to new job opportunities. This is a great cause of…

Spookiest Nightmare of Process Management


With Halloween approaching, we started talking about the ideas of fear and process management, which lead to someone posing the question, “what’s the scariest process management nightmare?” Yes, we really are that geeky—bear with me. This, as one could expect, led us down the rabbit hole of what…

Building Decisions into Process Models


I was recently able to speak with Will Thomas, vice president enterprise sales Americas at Signavio, about decision modeling, its impact on process modeling, and some advice for getting started on integrating the two. The recent adoption of a Decision Modeling Notation (DMN) 1.0 by the Object…