10 Things You Need to Take Process Improvement to the Next Level
John Mancini

By: John Mancini on September 14th, 2017

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10 Things You Need to Take Process Improvement to the Next Level

business process management  |  analytics  |  bpm

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Businesses have come to realize the importance of analyzing their processes as the key to progression. According to recent AIIM research, by embracing BPM practices, one-third of organizations have decreased their review and approval cycles, over 60% have improved routing to and between individuals, and 42% have experienced greater organizational agility and routing between processes.  

Here are 10 more things you need to know about process improvement.

  1. 79% of organizations say that BPM is significant (45%) or imperative (34%) for the success of their business.
  2. 96% of organizations agree that BPM is a systematic approach to improving business processes.
  3. 63% say change management is an essential part of BPM.
  4. Only 28% of organizations say they are “above average” in automating AP/
  5. 81% of organizations say there is a clear owner for financial process improvement.
  6. 77% of organizations say their BPM initiatives are top-down driven.
  7. 57% of organizations feel that the use of business intelligence and analytics for operational insights improves customer insight and engagement.
  8. Only 6% of organizations see themselves as “above average” in using AI and machine learning to improve automation
  9. Only 16% of organizations see themselves as “above average” in managing multi-channel inbound content.
  10. 56% of organizations believe their greatest value from process improvement and automation comes from the ability to process critical activities faster with forty-seven percent reporting a reduction in errors and exceptions.

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About John Mancini

John Mancini, president and CEO of AIIM, is an author, speaker, and respected leader of the AIIM global community of information professionals. He is a catalyst in social, mobile, cloud, and big data technology adoption and an advocate for the new generation of experts who are driving the future of information management. John predicts that the next three years will generate more change in the way we deploy enterprise technologies and whom we trust with this task than in the previous two decades. His passion about the evolution of information workers into information analysts spurred John to establish the Certified Information Professional (CIP) program to enable anyone, anywhere to benchmark and develop new and strategic skills. His commitment to education includes the continual development of leading-edge training and publishing of ongoing industry research to help guide new thinking. As a frequent keynote speaker, John offers his expertise on the transformational challenges and opportunities facing information professionals and attracts over 100,000 visitors annually to his blog Digital Landfill. He has published six e-book titles including “#OccupyIT — A Technology Manifesto for Cloud, Mobile and Social Era” and the popular “8 Things You Need to Know About” e-book series. He has a Klout score in the high 60s, is ranked #5 in online SharePoint influence by harmon.ie and #42 in the KnowledgeLake SharePoint Influencer50. John can be found on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook as jmancini77.