The Organization for Forms and Business Process Professionals


BFMA Newsletter





November 2014













Things going on at the BFMA...


BFMA 2015 Conference
May 12-14, 2015
Click here to Register 

Member Privileges - Articles Archive, White Papers, Newsletter Archive

Management Insight Article - Part 1

Career Center

Referral Partner Offers Forms Management Best Practices Course







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Career Centre
Post career opportunities for free in our Career Centre. Watch for new opportunities to take your career to the next level. 



BFMA Website Gets a New Look...


In case you haven’t had a chance to visit lately, we have a new website! In addition to the new look and simplified navigation we have been busy finding new ways to add value to our members including relaunching our career centre and adding new content to the articles database. We also added our webinar recordings and news letter archives. More new content, including a Blog coming soon!

Enjoy this great video:

My Life in Typefaces








BFMA 2015 Conference
May 12 – 14, 2015
Hyatt Regency  |  Greenwich, CT

Click Here To Register







We are thrilled to partner with Event Evolution, producer of DOCUMENT Strategy Forum, to hold the BFMA 2015 Conference.  Make plans to attend this not to miss, one of kind conference with education you will not find anywhere else in one location.

Built along the four pillars (functional roles) of Strategy, Governance, Process and Technology, we have created a Conference Program Matrix the likes of which have never been seen before… until now!

The conference features seven tracks—each covering a phase of the content strategy life cycle and mapped them against the key functional roles within the organization. You can follow a specific track or customize your learning experience specific to your unique needs. Click here for Conference Program.*Platinum Package Registrants Qualify for Free Night Stay (a $205 value)

PRIORITY Conference Pricing by 12/19/14

Platinum Package* Tues, Wed & Thurs $1,095
2-Day Package Tues & Wed $795
1-Day Package Tues or Wed $395
Exhibit Hall Only Tuesday FREE

Take advantage of Priority Pricing - register today! 



Membership has its Privileges

Members get access behind the scenes on our website where we store a wide variety of useful content. There’s an articles and white papers archive and access to recordings of our webinars. There’s also access to our membership directory, which gives you access to some of the most qualified and expert people in the business.

Here is a recently added article Management Insight:

Taking Advantage of New Ways of Doing Things Without Running Headlong into Chaos - Part 1
By Scott Bannor, OBRIEN

The farther we’ve come, the farther it seems we have to go. It wasn’t all that long ago that the people in your print operations couldn’t tell exactly how a specific document would look until they printed it.

You don’t have to trust me on this – you can ask them. Just make sure it’s someone with at least 25 years of experience. They’ll tell you that there was a time when proofing a document required printing it. No on-line viewing. No PDFs, no electronic proofing, nothing.
(click here to read more)

Referral Partner Offers a Forms Management Best Practices Course

Essociates Group, Inc., is offering a comprehensive Certificate of Achievement Program for Best Practices in Forms Management. This is a year-long course consisting of classes that cover aspects of forms management. Successful completion of the course results in a Certificate of Achievement.

The 2015 course commences January 8, 2015, and ends in December 2015.  There are two online classes each month.

Click here to register  Join the more than 60 forms professionals who have earned their Certificate of Achievement in Forms Management.


Click here for course details or go to Essociates Group, Inc.


Essociates Group, Inc., serves the forms industry by providing consultation resources and training offering expertise in developing and improving the workflow of forms-related processes. This is the fourth year the Best Practices in Forms Management course has been offered. This is an opportunity to receive comprehensive training for forms management practices.













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