Generally, there seems to be a deficiency in empirical research in Business Process Re-engineering
efforts (as already noted by Kettinger & Grover (1995, p.
To maintain the current size of any organization, many service commands and agencies must use not only use competitive sourcing, but other methods that OMB needs to allow and give agencies credit for using, such as efficiency reviews, business process re-engineering
, and operational audits without the excruciating pain of A-76.
Information is organized into categories such as Business Process Re-engineering
, Knowledge Management, Virtual Corporations, and so on.
The central theme of the book speculates on the contribution and the future direction of contemporary management philosophy based on "quality" and "business process re-engineering
It then offers advice to companies to improve the successful application of business process re-engineering
Business process re-engineering
(BPR) allows for radical changes in organizational processes intended to make quantum leaps in performance by taking advantage of the advances in the information and telecommunication technology.
In the 1980s and 1990s, organisations have had to grapple with a raft of management concepts - from total quality management to business process re-engineering
. Once a company re-engineers successfully, its competitors feel they must do likewise or risk being placed at a competitive disadvantage.
This is a holonic system and, according to some experts, is the key to moving a company beyond business process re-engineering
The expressed purpose of Enid Mumford and Geert Jan Beekman's new book, Tools for Change and Progress: a Socio-technical Approach to Business Process Re-engineering
, is to provide help in "redesigning organizations without excessive stress and trauma"[1, p.
AEG Pakistan is the first Pakistani Company not only to introduce but to already practice the innovative management of Business Process Re-engineering
. Our processes are being re-engineered to focus the customer and add value.
At the National Library of Canada, for example, a Bibliographic Access Re-engineering Team applied business process re-engineering
to examine the cataloging function.
It was evident that there was scope for fundamental business process re-engineering
to improve customer service.