6Phase 2— Scenario Exploration: Breathing In

The scenario exploration phase of the scenario system focuses on analyzing the external and internal environments of the organization. During these analyses, the initial issue or purpose of the project from the project preparation phase must be kept in mind as information is gathered. This chapter describes a variety of methods and tools that can be used to assess the external and internal situation, context, and problem (see Figure 6.1).

Scenario exploration is divided into two general parts, external analysis and internal analysis. These two parts establish the boundaries of the project in preparation for the next phase, scenario development. Several tools for gathering information about the external ...

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