April 29, 2019
Credit Policy Procedure

Does Your Credit Policy Protect Your Business Cash?

Giving your customers credit is like lending them cash. Internal control should include credit policy and processes just like it covers how cash is handled.
April 18, 2019
Business Value

Unlock the Value of Your Business with Procedures

While "the threat of fines and other penalties if you don't" seems like a pretty good reason, it doesn't fall under the 10 best reasons for writing procedures.
April 10, 2019
Business Improvement

Ideas to Improve Your Business

If you are in business long enough you will learn a few things about running a business.
November 26, 2018

What Business Policies Does Every Company Need?

Business policies define your governance model for your organization. Weak companies have weak governance models. So what business policies do you need?
November 12, 2018
Critical Business Processes

What Are the Top Ten Core Business Processes?

In any organization are a common set of core business processes that are very important for the organization to function properly. Which ones are they?
October 22, 2018
Well-Defined Processes

What Is Business Process Mapping?

Process mapping is about communicating your process to others so that you achieve your management objectives.
June 11, 2018
SIPOC process map

What Is the Process Approach to Business Process Management?

Business process management (BPM) uses the process approach to achieve planned results and your strategic vision. Does your company do this effectively?
April 23, 2018

What Do Your Business Metrics Say About Your Business?

A typical scoreboard will be revised six or seven times before it is contains the right metrics. What do your business metrics say about your business?
March 19, 2018
Policy Deployment Framework

How to Review Business Policies

Why do you review? To ensure accuracy and completeness, and to make sure everyone has the same understanding of the policy or process. In short -- to ensure effective communication.