Made with
ConceptDraw
DIAGRAM 14

Fishbone Diagram Template

A causal model is an abstract concept, that describes the causal mechanisms of a system, by noting certain variables and their influence on each other, in an effort to discover the cause of a certain problem or flaw. This model is presented in diagram form by using a Fishbone diagram — also known as a Cause and Effect diagram, Herringbone diagram or Ishikawa diagram, the latter name referring to the inventor of the technique, Kaoru Ishikawa. The fish-themed names are used due to the visual arrangement of the numerous variables, designed to represent the ribs of a skeletal fish, so that arrow directs into a central spine whereupon the main problem is placed where the head would be.

Fishbone diagram shows factors of:

  • Equipment,
  • Process,
  • People,
  • Materials,
  • Environment,
  • and Management,

all affecting the overall problem in one drawing for the further analysis and problem solving.

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and vector drawing software enhanced with Fishbone Diagrams solution from the Management area of ConceptDraw Solution Park helps you create business productivity diagrams from Fishbone diagram templates and examples, that provide to start using of the graphic method for the analysis of problem causes. Each predesigned Fishbone Diagram template is ready to use and useful for instantly drawing your own Fishbone Diagram.

Fishbone Diagram Template *

Example 1. Fishbone Diagram Template

The Fishbone Diagrams Solution from ConceptDraw Solution Park extends ConceptDraw DIAGRAM software with the ability to draw easy Cause and Effect diagrams. It includes variety of templates for ConceptDraw DIAGRAM and also for ConceptDraw MindMap giving you wide opportunities for professionally brainstorming causes.

Templates let much simplify your work for drawing, but if you want to draw your diagram at new blank ConceptDraw document, you can also do this using the Fishbone Diagrams library of vector stencils.

Fishbone Diagrams

Example 2. Fishbone Diagrams

The Fishbone Diagram template and sample you see on this page were created in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM using the powerful tools of Fishbone Diagrams Solution. An experienced user spent 10 minutes creating each of them.

Use the Fishbone Diagrams Solution for ConceptDraw DIAGRAM Solution Park for fast, easy and effective drawing Fishbone Diagrams.

All source documents are vector graphic documents. They are available for reviewing, modifying, or converting to a variety of formats (PDF file, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio, and many other graphic formats) from the ConceptDraw STORE. The Fishbone Diagrams Solution is available for all ConceptDraw DIAGRAM or later users.






TEN RELATED HOW TO's:

Bubble diagrams with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM  →

Using ConceptDraw you will be able to create bubble diagrams from the ready ConceptDraw library objects or make your own objects. The created diagram can be saved and edited, objects can be moved and links between them will be automatically repainted after object moving because of using the ConceptDraw connectors.Bubble diagrams with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM  *
Picture: Bubble diagrams with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM
Related Solution:

Interior Design. Storage and Distribution — Design Elements →

Talking about interior design, we usually mean apartments, houses or establishments. But there’s much more to this, for instance, interiors in warehouses, storage and distribution departments and machine shops also require designing. You can find all the necessary design elements such as cranes and forklifts in Plant Layout Plans solution ConceptDraw Solution Park. This picture represents content of the Storage and Distribution library, providing the collection of vector images designed to plan layouts of industrial storage facilities (warehouses). Warehouse is a premises and equipment intended for the reception, distribution and storage of products manufactured at the plant, as well as to preparation the product for shipment to the consumer. This vector images library is supplied with ConceptDraw Plant Layout Plans solution. it will help to industrial architects and planners to design plans for industrial storage and shipping facilities.Interior Design
Picture: Interior Design. Storage and Distribution — Design Elements
Related Solution:

UML Diagramming Software →

The UML Diagrams are widely used by software developers and software engineers. They can draw the UML Diagrams manually on the paper, but it is incredibly convenient to use the special UML diagramming software. The UML diagramming software allows you to draw the UML Diagrams in a few minutes.UML Diagramming Software *
Picture: UML Diagramming Software
Related Solution:

Troubleshooting in Wireless Connection →

ConceptDraw Wireless network diagrams help you to clearly represent and communicate the architecture, topology, and design of your wireless networks to engineers, stakeholders and end-users.Troubleshooting  in Wireless Connection *
Picture: Troubleshooting in Wireless Connection
Related Solution:

Cross-Functional Flowchart (Swim Lanes) →

When searching for a diagramming tool, we look for a powerful and reliable software that would be easy to use. To mention one, ConceptDraw DIAGRAM has all the necessary features to create cross-functional flowcharts (Swim Lanes) quick and effortlessly. You can draw swim lane diagrams in both vertical and horizontal ways. This cross-functional flowchart displays a payroll process. It explains to each participant his role in the process depending on the category, represented with swimlanes. Using this flowchart, every employee can easily find out what he can expect in terms of salary. Generally a cross-functional diagram enables one to take a look at processes with a wider scope and with more precision than simple flowchart. Business process capturing using cross-functional flowcharts can be useful for stakeholders and managers to define clearly the staff's roles and responsibilities.Cross-Functional Flowchart (Swim Lanes) *
Picture: Cross-Functional Flowchart (Swim Lanes)
Related Solution:

Marketing and Sales Organization chart.Organization chart Example →

My friend works as a marketologist. Once he asked me about Marketing and Sales Organization chart, as it was new for him. Luckily, ConceptDraw Solution Park has tons of examples to show to an unexperienced user. This organizational chart was designed with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM and its Organizational Charts solution, that can be find in the Management section of Solution Park. This solution offers a vector objects library and a set of samples and templates. The vector library contains symbols and icons that provide you with possibility to show the organizational structure of your organization at a glance. It allows to depict the interrelations of authority and responsibility between positions in an organization. Organizational charts provide both employers and employees a clear view of the sale and marketing departments structure, reporting system, management levels.Marketing and Sales  Organization chart.<br>Organization chart Example *
Picture: Marketing and Sales Organization chart.Organization chart Example
Related Solution:

Business Processes description with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM  →

Business Processes description with ConceptDraw. Business-processes it allows to describe functional blocks, for example production and marketing. ConceptDraw lets creation of business processes description using IDEF0 and IDEF2 methods.Business Processes description with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM  *
Picture: Business Processes description with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM
Related Solution:

Flowchart Maker →

A flowchart maker is a software showing the interaction, sequence or organization. It also known as flowchart maker or ConceptDraw DIAGRAM standard supplied with different types of symbol collections: standard symbols, branded set and authored. It used strictly for enhancing scientific or business documents with abstract explanatory pictures. Business graphic applications show a special knowledge representations and include many features for creating schematic pictures. These graphic tools are known as flowchart maker or flowchart maker software.Flowchart Maker *
Picture: Flowchart Maker
Related Solution:

Organization Chart →

ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and vector drawing software extended with 25 Typical Orgcharts solution from the Management area of ConceptDraw Solution Park offers 25 ready Organization Chart templates, 10 samples and 2 libraries with predesigned vector objects.Organization Chart *
Picture: Organization Chart
Related Solution:
ConceptDraw
DIAGRAM 14