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Exercises

1: Icon International has decided to give incentives to the employees who work overtime. The management feels that this can motivate the workers and improve their relationship with them. However, it is uncertain whether this decision will bring about the desired result.

Discuss how you can manage the uncertainty.

Group A: Improve your estimating skills.

Group B: Examine the possible causes of failure.

Group C: Create a fault tree.

2: What is the value of contingency planning?
3: Which one of the following is a way to improve estimating skills?
  1. Use uncertainties to create positive outcomes.

  2. Use ranges and confidence levels.

  3. Use time frames and determine levels of resistance.

  4. Use areas and relevant abilities.

4: What should you keep in mind when developing a fault tree?




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