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Keys To Better Process Automation

Keys to Better Process Automation


I recently spoke with process management practitioner, Carla Zilka of Slalom Consulting, about process automation and how organizations ensure their automation efforts achieve their goals. The use of RPA (robotic process automation) has grown significantly recently, what’s the most important…

Robots and Workers

The Great Robots vs Workers Mistake


Robots versus workers—it’s a great debate that is playing out in the media and across organizations. The most common refrain is that technology is making workers obsolete. But according to Deloitte’s latest Human Capital Trends report—we’ve got it all wrong when it comes to technology and talent.…

How to Optimize Your Business Processes

Path to Optimizing Your Business Processes


Establish a highly sustainable and efficient process management ecosystem with APQC’s Process Classification Framework®.  In 1908, the Ford Motor Company sought to disrupt the automobile industry by building a personal automobile that was affordable for the average American. Previously,…

Stop Ignoring Supply Chain Risk and Embrace It

Time To Embrace Risk in Supply Chain Planning


To survive and thrive, organizations must balance efficiency with adaptability, flexibility, and effectiveness. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting economic downturn have challenged organizations to re-evaluate their ideas about how to optimize the supply chain. Rather than focusing…