Building a hypothesis map is a good way to guide your diagnostic analysis. Here is a case study around whether Chris Froome doped to win the 2013 Tour de France
When testing hypotheses, look for both confirming and disconfirming evidence
Working memory is critical for a problem solver; using problem identification cards and issue trees judiciously, you can dramatically increase yours.
For those of us discovering the MECE concept (mutually exclusive and collectively exhaustive), it can be oh-so-attractive: finally, a way to organize my thoughts! It’s simple and elegant. The acronym is even catchy. Why didn’t I hear of this before? This is it! Douglas Adams was wrong: 42 isn’t the answer, […]
Since there is not a commonly accepted terminology to classify issue trees, it can be confusing to know what we’re talking about. Here is a proposal.