Weaknesses in Applying a Process Approach in Industry Enterprises

Marta Kučerová, Miroslava Mĺkva, Helena Fidlerová
2012 Research Papers. Faculty of Materials Science and Technology. Slovak University of Technology in Trnava  
The paper deals with a process approach as one of the main principles of the quality management. Quality management systems based on process approach currently represents one of a proofed ways how to manage an organization. The volume of sales, costs and profit levels are influenced by quality of processes and efficient process flow. As results of the research project showed, there are some weaknesses in applying of the process approach in the industrial routine and it has been often only a
more » ... en often only a formal change of the functional management to process management in many organizations in Slovakia. For efficient process management it is essential that companies take attention to the way how to organize their processes and seek for their continuous improvement.
doi:10.2478/v10186-012-0013-6 fatcat:lou7qmj7ivfqjgp6gcrtyeqf6i