BPTrends Polls

How do you stay up to date about business process developments? (Check all that apply)
  • I attend (pre-pandemic) conferences on business process improvement (17%, 9 Votes)
  • I attend meetings of some local group that discusses developments in process work (8%, 4 Votes)
  • I am a member of ABPMP or some other professional association (6%, 3 Votes)
  • I read new books to learn about new developments (17%, 9 Votes)
  • I visit specific sites for summaries of what's happening (e.g. BPTrends) (28%, 15 Votes)
  • I just go online and try various searches to see what I can find (25%, 13 Votes)

Total Voters: 17

July 6, 2020 @ 8:41 pm

Much of the country is at least talking about attempting to restart the US economy. How do you think process work will fare during the rest of this year?
  • I was laid off and my company is in trouble. I don't have any idea what will happen, but process work won't be a priority (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Process work occurs in calmer times. We will be in crisis mode, trying to figure out what needs to be done (4%, 1 Votes)
  • We will face a mix, some new rush projects to deal with changes, and some return to earlier work (56%, 15 Votes)
  • We will focus on developing new processes to meet the changed environment our companies face (37%, 10 Votes)
  • We will rapidly return to the pre-pandemic status quo, taking up the process change projects we were working on before the crisis began (3%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 27

June 2, 2020 @ 8:43 am

A quick check on the status of the pandemic:
  • I am not working, however I am using my time to catch up on process improvements and innovations (14%, 10 Votes)
  • I am not working; our company is closed , and we are waiting until the lockdown is over (6%, 4 Votes)
  • ] I am still working, but our organization has stopped all process work (3%, 2 Votes)
  • I am still working but at home (58%, 40 Votes)
  • I am still working at our company facility (19%, 13 Votes)

Total Voters: 69

May 4, 2020 @ 11:16 am

What best describes your organization?
  • Our organization seeks to capture both flows and rules and does it in an integrated manner. (26%, 5 Votes)
  • Our organization seeks to capture both flows and rules, but does it separately (37%, 7 Votes)
  • Our organization captures business decisions with rules, but doesn't model process flows (16%, 3 Votes)
  • Our organization models process flows, but doesn't try to document business decisions (21%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 19

April 6, 2020 @ 9:15 am

Does your organization do any recycling? Do you have anyone studying the problem?
  • Yes, we work with customers to help them recycle our products. (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Yes, we use energy used in our core processes in other ways to get more value. (eg. Heat use from manufacturing is also used for other tasks.) (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Yes, we recycle some of the materials (minerals, chemicals) we use in manufacturing and are able to use them again (33%, 3 Votes)
  • No, we have processes that take in materials and energy and use they to create outputs and don't think of recycling any of those elements. (67%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 9

March 2, 2020 @ 12:17 pm