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Top 10 Books on Business Process Management





Top 10 Books on Business Process Management

1. "Fundamentals of Business Process Management" by Marlon Dumas, Marcello La Rosa, Jan Mendling, and Hajo A  Reijers
978-3-642-33143-5A comprehensive overview of the field, suitable for both beginners and advanced students.
2. "Business Process Management: Practical Guidelines to Successful Implementations" by John Jeston and Johan Nelis
51larh6V2WL._AC_UF1000,1000_QL80_This book provides practical advice on implementing BPM projects successfully, complemented by real-world examples.
3. "Business Process Change: A Business Process Management Guide for Managers and Process Professionals" by Paul Harmon
41Gv8hV+uzLA guidebook for understanding and implementing BPM in various industries.
4. "BPMN Method and Style: A Levels-based Methodology for BPM Process Modeling and Improvement Using BPMN 2.0" by Bruce Silver
51w4bIpiunL._AC_UF1000,1000_QL80_This is a detailed guide to the BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) standard.
5. "Essential Business Process Modeling" by Michael Havey
91Jr-zz2iDL._AC_UF1000,1000_QL80_An introduction to BPM with a focus on implementation specifics.
6. "Mastering the Unpredictable: How Adaptive Case Management Will Revolutionize the Way That Knowledge Workers Get Things Done" by Keith D. Swenson (Editor)
mtu_front_webThis book delves into Adaptive Case Management, an approach to managing cases that don't fit well in traditional BPM systems.
7. "The Complete Business Process Handbook: Body of Knowledge from Process Modeling to BPM" by Mark von Rosing, Henrik von Scheel, and August-Wilhelm Scheer
618LA7PT9IS._AC_UF1000,1000_QL80_A deep dive into the entire spectrum of BPM, including strategies, methodologies, and frameworks.
8. "Business Process Management: The Third Wave" by Howard Smith and Peter Fingar
41wo6u+EuXL._AC_UF350,350_QL50_A forward-thinking look at the future of BPM, including the integration of AI and other emerging technologies.
9. "Value-Driven Business Process Management: The Value-Switch for Lasting Competitive Advantage" by Peter Franz and Mathias Kirchmer
51O-dtJHS5LThis book emphasizes the value-driven approach to BPM, highlighting how organizations can achieve tangible benefits.
10. "Business Process Management Workshops: BPM 20XX International Workshops" by Various Authors
978-3-642-28115-0An annual publication that consists of workshop proceedings from the International Conference on BPM, featuring the latest research and findings in the field.
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