Purpose of the BREAKDOWN stage:
To break down the problem at hand into manageable workstreams.
Tools and techniques covered:
- Issue tree
- 2 × 2 prioritisation matrix
Supplementary tools referred to in this chapter are available in Chapter 9.
- Problem broken down into separate pieces of analysis which, when conducted, will give you the information needed to solve the problem.
- Workplan listing the necessary analyses to solve your problem, prioritised to give you the maximum effort:output ratio for your work.
The OBTAIN problem-solving process
2.1 Untangling the mess
Fundamental principle: ...