The problem solving toolkit - An easy guide





Problem identification and solution - the right tool for the job!

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1. The problem solving action cycle

Action cycle

  2. Pareto principle (80:20 Rule)

 3. Cause and effect

4. Flow charts

5. Mind maps

Mind map

6. Histograms


7. Scatter charts

Scatter chart

8. Run Charts and Control Charts

Run chart

Problem solving is a never ending task but using the tools will make it easier and get better results. Contact Tangram for more details on any of the tools described.


Last edited: 11/03/10

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