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Managing in the era of disposable apps: things they didn't teach you in college - ZDNet

Managing in the era of disposable apps: things they didn't teach you in college - ZDNet | Living Process | Scoop.it

For starters, IT needs to worry less about applications and code, and more about what it means for the business. by Joe McKendrick for ZDNet

Living Process's insight:

"The use of API integration allows service brokers to quickly integrate the components,...[but] technology alone will not magically address these challenges. Along with strategic business skills, IT departments will assume roles in alternative solution research, planning, procurement, sourcing, integration, and negotiation." The future of the Living Process in the hands of the IT wizards!

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What is Living Process? guest post by Andrew Spanyi

What is Living Process? guest post by Andrew Spanyi | Living Process | Scoop.it

All complex, cross-functional business processes may be called "living processes."  This stands to reason because a thorough definition of process is not limited to "what" is done - but also has to encompass "who" does it and "how" it is executed. Processes come alive when they are well defined and managed - not just improved. It is unfortunate that in many of today's BPM implementation there is not sufficient attention to BPM as a management practice and not just a set of tools.

 

About Andrew Spanyi

 

Andrew is the founder and Managing Director of Spanyi International Inc. He is the author of several books on management topics; including, More for Less: The Power of Process Management, Operational Leadership, and Business Process Management is a Team Sport: Play It to Win! His work on process management is recognized internationally and he is a sought after keynote speaker. He has taught MBA and executive education courses at Babson College and has written extensively on business process issues. His articles have appeared in a broad range of print and electronic media.

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