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[caption id="attachment_1322" align="aligncenter" width="404"] Entrepreneurs[/caption] Research Says on Entrepreneurs I periodically read research reports about business failures and the details about Entrepreneurs Journey . I always find them interesting, although often reading about how these hardworking entrepreneurs fail is indeed depressing. A recent research from Bradley University in Peoria, IL found out that 70% to 80% of new Entrepreneur endeavor fails within their first year. While this was frustrating enough to read, the research further stated that half of those companies which do survive the first year will fail within the next four years. Why Entrepreneurs Fail [caption id="attachment_1522" align="alignnone"...

Business process improvement

Total Quality Management. Six Sigma. Eight Omega. ISO 9000. CMMI. BPMM. SCOR. The number of process improvement frameworks out there is staggering. Where does one begin? What should we believe? Is there a right way and a wrong way? To be sure, we should make a distinction between a framework and a methodology. While a framework provides a foundation typically designed to promote a standard operational architecture, a competitive advantage may only be derived by applying an improvement methodology that aims to distinguish one company’s processes from another. Why improve in the first place? There’s typically a contingent of folks...