The cause and effect diagram (also known as the Ishikawa diagram or the fishbone diagram) provides teams with a way to categorize causes of problems (the effect).
This module explains how to create a cause and effect diagram, when to use it, and how to interpret it.
Because a cause and effect diagram, with its classic fishbone shape, is so visual, it is an outstanding communication tool. There is also a tremendous value in using a structured, systematic, compartmentalized thinking process to evaluate the causes of a particular effect.
This PowerPoint presentation on the Ishikawa Diagram provides trainers a tool to teach the cause and effect diagram in a highly visual, engaging way. When combined with the additional components of this module (student guides, exercise, etc.) the full power of Velaction's Lean training system is unleashed. And, of course, the consistent look and feel of our PowerPoint packages lets you seamlessly build out your training capabilities as your need demand it.
- License Type: Corporate
- Number of Slides: 10
- Target Time: 30 minutes + 30 minutes for optional exercise
- Format: PowerPoint (PPTX)
- Delivery: Immediate download
This Cause & Effect Diagram / Fishbone Diagram PowerPoint presentation covers the following topics:
1. What is the cause and effect diagram
a. Why does it have so many names?
b. Principle of cause and effect
2. Steps to creating a cause and effect diagram
a. Choose the format (computer, ?butcher paper? roll, etc.)
b. Create the layout
c. Label the categories
d. Add the causes
i. Cascading causes
3. Purpose of the cause and effect diagram
a. Idea generation / brainstorming backdrop
b. Provides structure to analysis
c. Transitions team to improvement phase
4. Where do ideas come from?
5. Sample Fishbone Diagram
a. Note: This slide links to the optional exercise
a. Noises and constants
b. Observed causes or potential causes
c. Alternative categories
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