What is the Use of a Business Process Outsourcing?

According to Michael Porter (1989), the processes of a company are viewed as macro in its Value Chain, which is still divided in primary processes or activities and support. With the increasing concern about cost control to operate a business and specialization increasingly necessary for the proper performance of the corporate governance practices, have become … Continue lendo What is the Use of a Business Process Outsourcing?

Core Competencies of a Company

In dictionaries, the word competence means "the ability to appreciate and resolve certain subject, do a certain thing; ability, skill, fitness, suitability". In business, competence is a set of knowledge, skills and attitudes that generates a competitive advantage for the organization and generates distinctive value perceived by customers - a difficult set to being emulated. … Continue lendo Core Competencies of a Company

What is the Relation between Biosynthesis and the Business World?

The original concept of Biosynthesis stems from chemistry and biology and refers to the production of complex chemical compounds, such as proteins and nucleic acids, from simpler reagents catalyzed by enzymes. Unlike chemical synthesis, biosynthesis takes place inside living organisms and is a vital part of metabolism. However, Biosynthesis can also be defined as a … Continue lendo What is the Relation between Biosynthesis and the Business World?

Establishing a Processes Office

Roger Tregear et. al, in his book ‘Estabelecendo o Escritório de Processos’ (1998) (Establishing a Process Office), depicts the steps to establish an office that provides knowledge, methodologies, tools and infrastructure to a company with an aim at supporting the organization to operate by processes, not only by functions. Said steps are simple: Read the … Continue lendo Establishing a Processes Office

The Virtualization of Modern Times Has Returned us to Nomadism?

New generations (Y and Z) are accused by the oldest dive too deep in the virtual world of INTERNET losing with this, the relationship skills with their fellows and even with other species on the planet. Is this a true statement? The facts and data do not support this claim: 1. Research of Solomon (2008) … Continue lendo The Virtualization of Modern Times Has Returned us to Nomadism?

How to Define a Performance Indicator

By the definition of the Foundation for the National Quality Award (FPNQ, 2003), an indicator is a numeric variable to which is assigned a goal and that is brought periodically to the attention of managers of an organization. The basic levels of hierarchy for indicators of an organization are: Strategy, Management and Operational. Also, called … Continue lendo How to Define a Performance Indicator

The World as a Reflection: Learning Means to Know Yourself

Many people have not yet realized that human beings exist only to transmute. But for that an actual processing occurs it’s necessary to know the baseline of each, that is, to know in what development stage each being is, in order to identify a target, a desired level of evolution to take place in time. … Continue lendo The World as a Reflection: Learning Means to Know Yourself