Business Tag: process


Difference Between Processes and Procedures

What’s the Difference Between Processes and Procedures?

The difference between processes and procedures can be summed up as breadth and depth. A process defines the big picture and highlights the main elements of your business–breadth. A procedure captures those elements and adds more information for functional responsibilities, objectives, and methods–depth. Taken together, they each have different roles to play in defining the standard operating model of your business. Continue reading…

How to Improve Process Control with Six Sigma Tools

Aiming for perfection is a pretty lofty concept. It’s definitely not easy, especially when you’re speaking of core business processes. Moving toward perfection requires measurement, analysis, and documentation. If you really want perfection, or the closest thing to it, you need sophisticated tools, like Six Sigma tools. But…is driving toward perfection worth the effort? Continue reading…

Do You Have a Process Improvement Aspiration?

Does anybody want to change? Your corporate culture represents your readiness and willingness to change. How well does your organization accept new ideas for development and process improvement aspiration? How much risk can your organization handle? Moreover, how does your leadership promote change? These simple questions provide the answers to your readiness and willingness for real change management to occur. Continue reading…