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Neuerscheinung: Green Business Process Management

Prof. Dr Jan vom Brocke und Dr. Stefan Seidel vom Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik haben gemeinsam mit Prof. Dr. Jan Recker das Buch "Green Business Process Management" im Springer Verlag herausgegen.

 Neuerscheinung: Green Business Process Management: Towards the Sustainable Enterprise
 Herausgeber:Jan vom Brocke
Stefan Seidel
Jan Recker
Verlag:Springer Berlin Heidelberg: Auflage: 2012
Sprache: Englisch
Green Business Process Management – Towards the Sustainable Enterprise" consolidates the global state-of-the-art knowledge about how business processes can be managed and improved in light of sustainability objectives. Business organizations, a dominant part of our society, have always been a major contributor to the degradation of our natural environment, through the resource consumption, greenhouse emissions, and wastage production associated with their business processes. In order to lessen their impact on the natural environment, organizations must design and implement environmentally sustainable business processes. Finding solutions to this organizational design problem is the key challenge of Green Business Process Management. This book discusses the emerging challenges of designing “green” business processes, presents tools and methods that organizations can use in order to design and implement environmentally sustainable processes, and provides insights from cases where organizations successfully engaged in more sustainable business practices. The book is of relevance to both practitioners and academics who are interested in understanding, designing, and implementing “green” business processes. It also constitutes a valuable resource for students and lecturers in the fields of information systems, management, and sustainable development.