Category Archives: Make a Process Map

How to create a process map

What is the Goal of Value Stream Map Analysis?

You start with a first pass assessment to begin to understand your metrics, flows, and constraints to flow. The critical document to the first pass assessment was producing a rough Value Stream Map to document what you saw in order to communicate it to others. Now, we are going to use it in the second pass and final assessment to finish your value stream map analysis, to see the flow, and reduce the barriers to flow. Continue reading What is the Goal of Value Stream Map Analysis?

What are the Different Levels of Process Mapping?

Process maps capture and display information about the current state of your business process and help to communicate the steps in a process. There are different types and levels used in business process mapping that focus on different things. What are the different levels of process mapping?

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Build Stronger Communication and Understanding Through Process Mapping

Did you know that it is a “best practice” to create a process map for every procedure or system of procedures that you develop? And did you know that, like a table of contents, process mapping will create stronger communication and better understanding in your organization? Continue reading Build Stronger Communication and Understanding Through Process Mapping