Although the benefits of process frameworks are numerous, they are not without their challenges. Most frameworks require some modifications to account for differences in activities specific to an organization. Moreover, since not everyone is accustomed to thinking in process terms, adopting a framework requires shifting how people think in order to overcome challenges in organizational alignment, governance, and implementation.
In May 2023, APQC conducted the Best Practices in Process Frameworks survey to learn how organizations are leveraging process frameworks. This infographic focuses on the common framework challenges faced by many organizations.