Case study
 
Organisation and Processes
Optimization of Core Processes

Leading German publisher

Process optimization, Support: 5 months



Project scope
  • Analysis of core processes for the acquisition and production of the publisher's economically most important book titles
  • Optimization of process flow eliminating bottlenecks and redundancies
  • Implementation planning of sub-processes
Project success
  • Development and implementation of optimized core processes
  • Identification of process weak spots incl. effective solutions
  • Additional realization of quick wins to further enhance process efficiency
Picture source: acondas GmbH
Picture source: acondas GmbH

Picture source cover photo: photo 5000 - stock.adobe.com

 
Developing concept
  • Documenting and analyzing current processes incl. meeting sructures
  • Draft of first hypotheses for improvement
  • Optimizing and documenting decision making structures within the process
 
Implementing project
  • Decision on high-level process concept and approach for detailing
  • Developing new concept and implementation planning for important meetings
  • Continuous project steering and success measuring
 
Reaching target
  • Comprehensive implementation of all target concepts of phase 2
  • Handling of further areas for improvement
  • Implementing systematic process control for continuous improvement
 
Case study
 
Optimization of Core Processes

Leading German publisher

Process optimization, Support: 5 months



Project scope
  • Analysis of core processes for the acquisition and production of the publisher's economically most important book titles
  • Optimization of process flow eliminating bottlenecks and redundancies
  • Implementation planning of sub-processes
Project success
  • Development and implementation of optimized core processes
  • Identification of process weak spots incl. effective solutions
  • Additional realization of quick wins to further enhance process efficiency
Picture source: acondas GmbH
Picture source: acondas GmbH

Picture source cover photo: photo 5000 - stock.adobe.com

 
Developing concept
  • Documenting and analyzing current processes incl. meeting sructures
  • Draft of first hypotheses for improvement
  • Optimizing and documenting decision making structures within the process
 
Implementing project
  • Decision on high-level process concept and approach for detailing
  • Developing new concept and implementation planning for important meetings
  • Continuous project steering and success measuring
 
Reaching target
  • Comprehensive implementation of all target concepts of phase 2
  • Handling of further areas for improvement
  • Implementing systematic process control for continuous improvement