Guest Post: The importance of employee engagement in process improvement
JULY 20, 2022
JULY 20, 2022
Gina Abudi PM
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
Reaching out to employees to get input into business process improvement projects enables for a number of benefits for both the organization and the employees. Consider that business process improvement projects are not easy to implement! The post Get Input into Business Process Improvement Projects appeared first on Gina Abudi. Project Management BPI projects Business Process Management process improvement project leadership
APRIL 17, 2016
Consultants Consultant: These links may help you with improving processes. A way to risk-proof any improvement options: The pre-mortem Make it personal: BPR your life (I […]. The post Links for process improvement appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Seven Good Reasons to document what you do (I wrote this!) – email me for a copy of the Quick and Easy Guide to Documenting What you do, which fleshes out those 7.
OCTOBER 24, 2020
Hi, The COO of a company with 200+ employees wants to initiate the Business Process Improvement practices. They are a disruptor/challenger in the financial industry and have never had a team of pr
SEPTEMBER 12, 2018
Given the potential risks and issues involved in managing business process improvement (BPI) projects, it is essential that project managers identify early on who are the key stakeholders who can, and must, support the BPI project. The post Identify Key Stakeholders for Business Process Improvement Projects appeared first on Gina Abudi. Business Process Management BPI projects leading project Project Management stakeholder identification
Management and IT Consulting
AUGUST 19, 2019
In part 1 of this 2-part blog series, Randy Mysliviec, Managing Director of The Resource Management Institute (RMI) uncovers the first half of a 6-part plan to pave the way for optimized resource management
MAY 26, 2020
Attached to the Process or the Outcome? If so, I'm probably attached to the process, not the outcome. Alex was attached to the process of team learning, specifically for TDD. Teams Can Choose Where and When to Improve.
JANUARY 31, 2018
This month’s article is Feedback & Feedforward for Continuous Improvement : Using Double-Loop Learning Challenges Our Assumptions. The post Feedback and Feedforward for Continuous Improvement Posted appeared first on Johanna Rothman, Management Consultant. agile MPD feedback learning process improvementI’m a monthly contributor to the Gurock blog.
Gina Abudi PM
APRIL 28, 2015
Managing Stakeholders Expectations around Change Managing business process improvement (BPI) projects are challenging enough. Project Management BPI projects business process improvement managing stakeholders project leadership project stakeholdersAdd to that the need to manage stakeholders’ expectations around change as it relates to the BPI project and your challenges have doubled!
Gina Abudi PM
APRIL 29, 2015
The success of business process improvement (BPI) projects relies on many factors, not the least of which is a strong and diverse BPI project team. Project Management BPI project teams BPI projects business process improvement project leadership team leadershipBuilding a Strong and Diverse Project Team. Consider any BPI project you have worked on in the past. Undoubtedly it touches any number of functions within the organization and requires [.].
Gina Abudi PM
MAY 7, 2015
The ability to communicate effectively with the sponsor and stakeholders is absolutely essential to BPI (business process improvement) projects. Project Management BPI projects business process improvement communications engaging team members leading projects project communications project leadershipCommunicating, besides reporting on status, enables for building stronger relationships with key individuals and keep others engaged in the project.
Gina Abudi PM
MAY 5, 2015
Key in any business process improvement (BPI) project, even a smaller one that may impact only a department or workgroup, is spending sufficient time up front socializing the initiative to the stakeholders to get their buy-in and commitment. Project Management BPI projects business process improvement engaging stakeholders project support socializing projects
Gina Abudi PM
MAY 6, 2015
While team meetings are essential, they are unlikely to be sufficient for business process improvement (BPI) projects; especially more complex ones. Project Management BPI projects business process improvement communications engaging team members leading projects project communications
MAY 9, 2018
Refining or updating processes don’t go well when the project is rushed or when the people tasked with doing the work are not the ones who use the process. When the project of updating processes fails, the company may give up and leaves things as they are – the status quo prevails. Processes should be [.]. The post Updating Processes? Leadership business processes process improvement process project
JANUARY 18, 2017
Developing a strategic communication plan to communicate on business process improvement (BPI) projects greatly increases the success of the project overall. Communication BPI leadership BPI projects business process improvement change management engaging stakeholders Project Management
MARCH 9, 2017
Change Management change management Leadership Management management consulting process improvement Project ManagementFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Yusuf Abudi, Principal Abudi Consulting Group, LLC 21 Hickory Drive Amherst, NH 03031 Phone: + 1 603 471-3864 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Abudi Consulting Group, LLC Announces Publication of Gina Abudi’s Recent Book: Implementing Positive Organizational Change Amherst, NH – March 1, 2017.
MARCH 24, 2016
Leadership engaging employees leadership alignment organizational focus planning sessions process improvement strategy sessionsIn our last article we shared the value of regular planning sessions for executives. In this article, let’s look at a few ways to ensure that the leadership team, from executives down to first line management, are moving in the same direction and working toward the same goals for the organization. Every CEO should be [.].
AUGUST 29, 2013
In our second article, we explored ways to evaluate a current performance management process. In this article, we will review analyzing the data captured from the assessment process and using it to make [.]. Human Resource employee performance evaluations Leadership performance improvement performance management performance management systems process improvement
AUGUST 28, 2013
In this article, we will discuss how to address one of the concerns around a performance process that does not make sense and specifically how to get managers and others involved in evaluating [.]. Human Resource employee performance evaluating processes evaluations Leadership managing employees performance improvement performance management process improvement
JUNE 25, 2013
Even though we live in an environment of constant change and improvement, most of us have learned to adapt and even expect more than is even currently available. Leadership continuous improvement customer satisfaction customer service process improvement In today’s society we want everything better, faster, and more efficient than it once was. In fact, some of us want it cheaper as well.
JANUARY 19, 2023
She combines her financial expertise with operations, project management, and process improvement to help clients achieve their growth goals faster and harmoniously among stakeholders.
NOVEMBER 4, 2022
They help small business owners and CEOs to Understand bottlenecks Save time and money Ensure high product or service quality Stabilize growth Implement efficient and effective processes. Here are some examples for the field of process improvement.
JUNE 20, 2018
RPA is one of the hottest topics regarding process improvement through automation and yet, organizations fail to scale it even after a successful POC. Does any of you experienced a successful RPA
APRIL 8, 2018
Hello All, My client is a company that has never done before process improvement transformations. How do you explain to stakeholders who have never experienced Lean 6 sigma, Operational Excellence
SEPTEMBER 24, 2021
She had created a unique role for herself as an initiative and project integrator that combined her finance background, six-sigma process improvement and project management training, and natural relationship-building skills.
OCTOBER 1, 2022
Process Improvement In business, you need to use resources as efficiently as possible. So you need to make sure that your processes are set up well. This blog post outlines a simple 5-step methodology to improve any process. Find out what triggers the process.
JULY 13, 2022
What is a learning organization A learning organization is any organization that has a structured process in place to constantly make knowledge in people's heads available to the organization. A good examples is really every process improvement.
Gina Abudi PM
MARCH 8, 2017
Creating a project charter for your business process improvement (BPI) projects are a best practice for a number of reasons: Enables you to get your “head” around the scope of the BPI project Enables for clarification of BPI project needs/expectations Ensures a link between [.]. Develop a document that will help you manage your BPI project!
AUGUST 30, 2022
Also, as you grow, the sheer volume of information (processes, best-practice, style-guides, templates.) Process improvement If you want to engage in process improvement, a wiki will be great to have. Approvals The approval process is super important.
JUNE 15, 2022
Working from home can improve results! In a manufacturing company, we helped them set up process improvement teams in all areas of the business. Improved customer service, sales, and quality. What do employees want from their boss or in a job?
MARCH 13, 2014
The PDCA Cycle is often called the Deming Cycle because it is about continuous process improvement. The Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) Cycle is another way of looking at problems and determining appropriate solutions. Exhibit: PDCA Cycle. Here is what happens in each phase: Plan: In this phase, the team identifies a business problem and agrees on [.]. The post Using the Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle appeared first on Gina Abudi.
OCTOBER 13, 2015
Some background: Elena and Jacklyn have been working together on a fairly complex process improvement initiative for the last two months. At the same time that they have been working on this project, Jacklyn has been planning an upcoming surprise party for her husband’s 40th birthday party. Because of this, Jacklyn has not done as [.]. The post My Colleague is Taking All the Credit: A Mini Case Study – Part 1 appeared first on Gina Abudi.
MAY 1, 2019
You’re not doing any process mining. You’re missing the boat on “process mining,” the latest improvement breakthrough that will catapult your firm to the top of your industry. According to a new HBR article , process mining will “revitalize process management in firms where it has lain fallow for years.” Conversely, companies that adopt an incremental improvement approach tend to spend too much time on analyzing the “as-is.” Continuous improvement?
APRIL 24, 2020
And through both of those processes, I served as an Operator, and then also as a Project Manager, and then a Master Black Belt Lead Sig Sigma process improvement black belt. They’re either too far removed from the process these days, it’s changed quite a bit.
FEBRUARY 12, 2020
If you want to start or grow a profitable consulting and coaching business you need systems and processes to consistently attract, impress and convert a steady stream of ideal clients and deliver exceptional results once you land them.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2022
They can be as follows: executive sponsor, technology support, process improvement, project manager, and software support. . Whatever great idea is behind a project, it won’t be implemented without stakeholders’ buy-in and investment.
APRIL 6, 2022
The technology allows A&D organizations to transform their manufacturing processes, improve safety, optimize customer service, system management, and, of course, transform military operations. Secondly, this significantly reduces downtime and improves manufacturing efficiency.
DECEMBER 6, 2021
A strategy consultant will take an overall view of the client's business and market while looking at its allocation of resources, and try to improve the client’s business.
JANUARY 13, 2022
Process improvement is necessary to bring the company back to what made growth possible in the first place: Good products and services. You have to transition into the new organizational structure: This is not only onboarding, but rather a change management process.
APRIL 14, 2014
He works with organisations to help them implement software and undertake business process improvement. I work as an IT Consultant helping companies with system implementation and business process improvement. Consultants best serve their clients by being consistently seen as approachable and interested in the client’s business problems. Source: Flickr ). This guest post is from Tat Biswas , an IT consultant and blogger based in Sydney.