February 2017

Dear BPTrends Member: Digital transformation and its impact on BPM is very much on the minds of our authors this month. Paul Harmon and Keith Harrison-Broninski weigh in on the subject in their respective Columns. Leandro Jesus and Michael Rosemann of Queensland University of Technology share their thoughts on the future of BPM in their […]

January 2017

Dear BPTrends Member: We at BPTrends are looking forward to continuing our effort to provide the most informative and useful information on Business Process Management in the upcoming year. And Paul, Celia and I especially want to thank our members for their ongoing support over the past 15 years. We welcome your comments and content […]

December 2016

Dear BPTrends Member: We hope you will find the thoughts and ideas presented in this month’s Columns and Articles both challenging and useful. In addition to discussions involving business architecture and the Internet of Things, Roger Addison and Carol Haig give us an inside look at how a surprising organization, Guide Dogs for the Blind, […]

November 2016

Dear BPTrends Member: This month we are pleased to welcome Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland to our excellent list of Columnists. Readers of the monthly Update will be familiar with Holly’s writing. She has contributed numerous Articles on Process Frameworks and has committed to writing a quarterly Column titled “Applying Process Frameworks,” the first of which appears this […]

October 2016

Dear BPTrends Member: Although the autumn leaves haven’t begun to fall yet here in Boston, there’s a bit of a nip in the air, a harbinger of what’s to come in the ensuing winter months. We are continuing to offer what we hope will be of interest to you by way of timely and compelling […]

September 2016

Dear BPTrends Member: Returning to our regular monthly presentation of new content after the “best of” issue in August, this month we bring our readers an array of thought-provoking Columns and Articles that we hope will offer new and useful perspectives on Business Process Management. Paul Harmon and Sasha Aganova focus on sustainable processes, while […]

August 2016

Dear BPTrends Member: As is our August tradition at BPTrends, we suspend our normal publication schedule and publish our “Best of BPTrends” list. We have selected publications from the past 12 months and categorized them according to topics that have generated the most interest among our readers. We hope you’ll find an Article or Column […]

July

Dear BPTrends Member: I think we might title this BPTrends July issue the Survey. In addition to our own brief poll, Paul Harmon and Roger Tregear present a summary of responses to “Why a Process Architecture?” and Peter Matthijssen presents the results of a BIZZdesign BPM survey on business transformation. Additionally, Mike Marin presents results […]

June

Dear BPTrends Member: Readers of BPTrends are aware that we proudly present Columns and Articles by a rich array of leading BPM practitioners, all of whom are eager to receive your comments and would welcome your suggestions for future topics. I hope you will take the time to share your reactions to the content presented […]

May 2016

Dear BPTrends Member: This month’s publication includes a discussion of Industry 4.0 by Paul Harmon as well as Roger Tregear’s informative presentation of effective process governance. You will also want to read Maureen McVey’s practical advice on using traditional tools to define knowledge work processes. We want to remind our readers in Europe that the […]