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

How to Move Your BA Practice from Good to Great

The Business Architect

In my business architecture research, I have discovered three fundamental types of practices: struggling, succeeding, and sustaining. Struggling practices are typically early in their development – less than two

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

Five Essential Capabilities for Change

The Business Architect

Change is the core ingredient to organizational success. To put it bluntly, if you can’t change, and change rapidly, you can’t exist. At least not for long. In today’s world, the ability to change is a requirement