Monday, October 09, 2017

Business Process Re-engineering - Basics and links ..


What is a business ?

An organization or economic system where goods and services are exchanged for one another or for money. Every business requires some form of investment and enough customers to whom its output can be sold on a consistent basis in order to make a profit. Businesses can be privately owned, not-for-profit or state-owned. -www.businessdictionary.com

Business process reengineering (BPR) is the analysis and redesign of workflows within and between enterprises in order to optimize end-to-end processes and automate non-value-added tasks. - what is.com

BPR - What to do if your business is failing .. 

A good BPR FAQ .. from albany.edu ..

A World Bank BPR presentation ..

A good presentation with case studies ..


Steps and procedures in BPR .. click here ..

Click here for the Hammer article Re-engineering work, dont automate, obliterate in HBR July '90

This document has interesting links ..

Diff between BPR and Kaizen .. ( a student paper, but neatly written..)

How to make reengineering work, Hall et al, HBR, Nov '93

BPR as a quality improvement tool .


george..

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