Forums for the Business Analyst

 
  Modern Analyst Forums  Business and Sy...  Business Proces...  POLL: Process-centric enterprise
Previous Previous
 
Next Next
New Post 9/2/2016 2:12 PM
User is offline Brian Worthington
3 posts
No Ranking


Re: POLL: Process-centric enterprise 

I've now retired from industry and am running my own project to try and solve a problem I've seen throughout my career.

When attempts to define AS-IS process maps are initiated (e.g. as part of a BPM project) they often start from the premise that the AS-IS maps are needed for TO-BE analysis, so it's not surprising that it can be difficult to get timely, essential user input - the 'whatever' syndrome. That's why there are so many reports of AS-IS mapping either failing or being bypassed. The trouble is they are a vital input to an effective business-focussed BPM project, or indeed to other business change initiatives.

Instead AS-IS mapping exercises could start from the premise that building the maps with users and publishing them for day-to-day operational use can deliver ongoing business benefits. In this day and age that would require the maps to be published as an online network of interconnected web pages, ideally with the maps drawn using whatever tool the business already uses as standard in order to minimise spend and disruption. I now have a pretty good minimum viable product that meets those requirements.

Rather than being technology-led the exercises could be business-led, the aim being to focus all efforts throughout on establishing the necessary business ownership and maintenance. The approach could be to work with users such that they prefer navigating the maps to reading the previous documentation, refer to them more frequently, and contribute to their ongoing refinement.

The business should then be in a position to carry out any TO-BE analysis and publish the relevant TO-BE maps. Selected processes could then be migrated to BPM as and when required. Intuitive maps for all processes would be the company standard, and usage would be monitored and encouraged for ongoing operational benefits and continuous improvement.

Overview/status/contact details for the project are at www.viaba.co.uk


 
New Post 10/20/2015 5:10 AM
User is offline juanhorn
1 posts
No Ranking


Re: POLL: Process-centric enterprise 
No
 
New Post 11/29/2016 4:47 AM
User is offline Dave Ayiku
3 posts
No Ranking


Re: POLL: Process-centric enterprise 

 

Thanks

 
New Post 3/18/2019 5:29 AM
User is offline Anthony Constantinou CEO CWM FX
2 posts
No Ranking


Re: POLL: Process-centric enterprise 

There are many things missing, but lack of proper environment is one of the most crucial

 
New Post 7/18/2019 2:25 AM
User is offline Anthony Constantinou CEO CWM FX
2 posts
No Ranking


Re: POLL: Process-centric enterprise 

Lack of knowledge about the benefits  and a functional framework is missing when we consider all the parameters in the company 

 
Previous Previous
 
Next Next
  Modern Analyst Forums  Business and Sy...  Business Proces...  POLL: Process-centric enterprise

Community Blog - Latest Posts

Heta Raval
Heta Raval
In a current scenario, when you are eliciting software service-based requirements then, you may be able to derive requirements in certain varieties. In the beginning, they can be just functional or non-functional requirements. But when you come across many other requirements as time goes, you can conclude requirements into several categories and wi...
0 Responses
Heta Raval
Heta Raval
It is essential to write an impressive approach which helps you to make a client convinced about your understanding of his requirement. The satisfactory approach would help you to be on the same page with the client. So, your chances to get the contract/project would raise. In order to provide a technical solution, a business analyst needs to recog...
0 Responses
Arash
Arash
Machine Learning (ML) models are intended to positively impact business efficiency. By understanding how these models are created, how they function, and how they are put into production, one can fully utilize their potential to make a difference in every day scenarios.   What is a Machine Learning Model? By creating cases within a narrow d...
0 Responses




Latest Articles

What happens when the BA and UX worlds collide?
Aug 18, 2019
0 Comments
Are you a Business Analyst (BA) wondering what User Experience (UX) Design is all about and how your involvement in a design project is likely to impa...
Copyright 2006-2019 by Modern Analyst Media LLC