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Chapter 18. Essential Tools > Cause-and-Effect Diagrams

Cause-and-Effect Diagrams

Brainstorming, document analysis, or some other means often provide the team with many potential causes or solutions to an issue.

To provide greater structure for the team in their analysis, a cause-and-effect diagram often helps by further subgrouping the issue under major headings. One common form of a cause-and-effect diagram is called the “fishbone diagram.” Three steps are involved in constructing a fishbone.


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