Date Added: Dec 2009
The future is arriving at a faster pace than ever before in history. But new and profound business opportunities are not always recognized when they first emerge - even when they are of the magnitude that can change not only individual companies, but entire industries, and usher in new forms of business competition. Streamlining a company's core business processes can result in cheaper, better, and faster products and services. These ingredients, however, represent just the price of admission to today's business arena. Down on the playing field, contenders are creating virtual enterprise networks and competing to seize control of their industries through business process innovation across the entire multi-company value chain.