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Integrating Business Process Management (BPM) with Business Management Systems

Integrating Business Process Management (BPM) with Business Management Systems The structure of the standard business process management system has changed little in the past 30 years. However recent revisions to the ISO standards for quality and the environment have forced a re-think on the structure of the document repository, leading to a paradigm shift in…

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What is Continuous Process Improvement?

Many managers who find themselves in positions that require an understanding of the phrase “Continuous Process Improvement” shrink at the thought of becoming involved in a world inhabited by a “brain the size of a planet” scientist type analyst whose very tool-set is disturbingly strange. Rest easy if a small lightbulb was switched on there;…

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The Process Based Management System is the Future of Compliance and Efficiency

From Legacy Management Systems to Process Based Management System The structure of the traditional business management system invariably consists of many text-based procedures . . . so many, in fact, that it’s not unknown for the workforce to ignore them wherever possible! Part of this reluctance to use them is perhaps a function of their…

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The Swim Lane Diagram for Process Improvement: Key Benefits

You have business processes in place. You know they exist, else you would get little done. But you want to get a higher level understanding of your processes. You may wonder if your process are as smooth as they can be, as efficient as they can be and if they are helping or hindering overall…

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Three Essentials for the modern Quality, QHSE, ISO or Process Improvement Professional

With experience of creating Process-based Management Systems with organisations such as Siemens, Babcock International, Interserve, Centrica and Total to name a few, I have realised that there are three key fundamental facts that should be considered by all Quality, QHSE, ISO Compliance or Process Improvement Professionals who are embarking on this journey. Recognise this…? Are…

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ISO 9001: 2015 Updates Session

If you work in Quality Assurance or Business Management Improvement you are probably aware of the ISO 9001: 2015 revision, released in September 2015. A number of experts have stated that this is the biggest change in ISO 9001 standard in the last 20 years. There are many questions that people have but the common ones…

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ISO 14001: 2015 Updates Session

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​If you work in Environmental Management of Business Management you are probably aware of the ISO 14001: 2015 revision, available now.  A number of experts have stated that this is the biggest change in ISO 14001 standard since its introduction. There are many questions that people have but the common ones would be: Do we know…

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