BPMN Basic Events

Common BPMN Modeling Mistakes and Best-Practices: Basic Events

An event is a common BPMN process modeling element, which represents something that “happens” during the course of a process. But what are the common mistakes made and how do you avoid them?
Box Vs Customized

TOGAF – Out Of the Box vs Customization

I frequently get asked whether it’s practical to use TOGAF “out-of-the-box” – without any customization. Architects and clients are looking for a turnkey approach that they can easily plug into their enterprise with the hope of quick results – they don’t want something that requires too much effort.
BPMN Acitivities

Common BPMN Modeling Mistakes – Activities

BPMN specification defines an Activity as “Work that a company or organization performs using business processes”. But what are the common mistakes and how do you avoid making them?
E-Learning Growth

eLearning Growth ‘Set To Rise £19 Billion By 2015’

A survey by Ambient Insight Research has showed that the worldwide market for e-learning products was $32.1 billion (£20.5 billion) in 2010 and is expected to rise to $49.9 billion by 2015.
Think Like An Architect

How Do I Think Like An Architect?

Each profession has a unique way of doing things. It’s what separates one discipline from another. A psychologist or a physician will think differently about their subject. So what does this mean if you are studying TOGAF?
BPMN Swimlanes

Common BPMN Modeling Mistakes: Swimlanes

In BPMN terminology a “Swimlane” represents both primary grouping BPMN elements - Pools and Lanes. But what are the common BPMN modeling mistakes encountered?
TOGAF Certification

What Does TOGAF Certification Really Mean To You?

TOGAF certification has become a de facto baseline for endorsing the skills of an enterprise architect. But how does it really help you?
BPMN Related Terms

BPM, BPMN, BPD, BPMo – An Explanation Of Business Process Related Terms

We live in so-called “exponential times”, where companies and their businesses are evolving at an ever-increasing speed. A method for these companies to stay competitive is the continuous investigation of new approaches, technologies, and materials that enable the introduction of new products or services.
Africa E-Learning

Africa Is the Most Dynamic eLearning Market On the Planet

As a result of a sharp rise in academic digitisation programmes, booming enrolment in online higher education and the rapid adoption of self-paced e-learning, Africa has become the most dynamic e-learning market in the world – with Senegal in first place followed by Zambia, Zimbabwe and Kenya.