How to Drive Greater Value from Business Architecture? A Question Behind a Question.

The Business Architect Business Architecture Capability Model WorkFit Product

How do you measure the value of business architecture?  This is a constant question I get from our customers. It is also proven to be quite a challenge to answer. My response has changed over time as Business

WorkFit Basic for SharePoint

The Business Architect Business Architecture Capability Model WorkFit Product

How many companies are still using spreadsheets to manage their process/capability inventory?  Most organizations started with Microsoft Excel and have struggled to socialize the business value of capability-based

What Do Business Architects Do?

The Business Architect Business Architecture

NOTE: When I refer to “Business Architects” here, I am referring to anyone playing the role of the business architect. This could be business managers, enterprise architects, business analysts, strategists, etc. We

WorkFit Feature Round-Up: Capability Sourcing

The Business Architect Business Architecture Capability Model WorkFit Product

In business, as with life, you can’t do everything and of the things you decide to do, you can’t be the “best” in every facet. Resource constraints lead to competency trade-offs which require businesses to make tough

People Centric Business Architecture, Take 2

Business Architecture WorkFit Product

Business architects are largely on the wrong track. They are focused on how to create a well-structured business architecture instead of how to create well-architected organizations. What is our mission, our goal? It