Nathaniel Palmer (from Interviews Dr. Mathias Kirchmer

Recently interviewed by Nathaniel Palmer of, Dr. Kirchmer is a visionary leader in the field of BPM, somebody Nathaniel Palmer has known for two decades and been a great fan of his work. He is the author of six books, including his most recent, “Value-Driven Business Process Management: The Value-Switch for Lasting Competitive Advantage”. He is also a faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania.

Rated as the #1 Most Influential Thought Leader in Business Process Management (BPM) by independent research, Nathaniel Palmer is recognized as one of the early originators of BPM.

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Chief Process Officer (CPO) – The Value Scout

Philadelphia, USA / London UK, June/July 2014. BPM-D® released the new white paper entitled “Chief Process Officer – The Value Scout”. It is authored by the two founders of the company, Dr. Mathias Kirchmer and Peter Franz. “The new paper provides insights in an emerging top management role providing significant value through a process management […]

Stability in a Volatile Business Environment

Managing a stable and reliable business in a volatile business environment requires a new set of skills. Confucius once said, “Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.” In a volatile environment, it takes a wise man, to understand what areas of business NOT to change thus making it easier to change where it’s really needed. Business conditions are continually changing increasing the risk of highly unpredictable performance. These collectively create complexity, which describe’s a business environment where CHANGE is the new normal.