Problem Solving Tools
Problem solving worksheets for problem solving methods
Use the Decision Logic Flowchart (below)
to choose which problem-solving method to use.
You can click any of the images of the continuous improvement templates
to learn more about the problem solving tools that are used for each method.
Click here for the printable PDF version of this Decision Logic Flowchart
More Problem Solving Worksheets
In the above Problem Solving Methods Decision Logic Chart —
the A3 report, kaizen software, and project management tools
all come as part of the Kaizen Lean Leadership bundle of templates,
which also now includes the PDCA template.
These problem solving worksheets can be used as needed when employing any of the problem solving methods.
And it could be argued that every one of the process improvement tools is a problem solving tool in its own way,
because every lean sigma tool is designed to apply the PDCA scientific method
to different types of common challenges encountered in diverse continuous improvement journeys.
When you have come far enough with analyzing your problem —
at some point you will soon be ready to choose a decision making tool - and be done with it.
Tool Selection Matrix
Use the Tool Matrix to select the right tools for Continuous Process Improvement.