Relations Diagram

Business Productivity

In Business Productivity Solutions we support managers and knowledge workers in making their jobs easier, saving them time and achieving better results. The solutions in the ConceptDraw Solution Park extend our ConceptDraw products beyond the scope of what ships with the product and add value to all of our products going forward. If in your job you need to make presentations, conduct meetings, prepare documents, brainstorm and build new strategies; as well as save yourself time then ConceptDraw Solution Park will provide you with the tools you need to be successful.

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7 Management & Planning Tools


Benefits

The "7 Management and Planning Tools" solution implements well-known methodologies for problem analysis and solving. Different products from the ConceptDraw Office suite can be used as a complete solution for any of the methodologies in this solution. ConceptDraw Office provides visual communication during every stage of work.

Objective

Provide comprehensive tool for problem analysis that supports any of the methodologies.

Solution Purpose

Assists in the solving of common business problems by using a step-by-step methodology for problem identification, analysis, planning of solving actions and countermeasures to address risks.

Intended For

This comprehensive solution set is intended for managers in medium to large companies, who are looking for tools to address issue management. The 7 MP solution is intended for business consultants, trainers and coaches to visualize the problem solving by using 7 MP Tools methodology.

Products and Methods

ConceptDraw MINDMAP is used for structuring, analyzing information. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM is used to generate ready-for-presentation documents and diagrams. ConceptDraw PROJECT is a powerful, professional tool for project planning and PERT chart generation.


Relations Diagram

Identify what factors are causes and which factors are effects. Factors that are causes are called "Drivers"; a consequence of factors is called "Indicators". Indicators help establish KPI (Key Performance Indicators) to monitor changes and the effectiveness of corrective actions in resolving a problem.

Example 1. Relations Diagram


How to create Relations Diagram

  • The Relations Diagram (located in Input tab) opens with a new brainstorming session
  • Use this Brainstorming session to identify the central issue and the contributing factors to that issue
  • From Output tab, under "7 Management & Planning Tools", select Relations Diagram
  • Relations Diagram will be automatically drawn in ConceptDraw DIAGRAM

The Benefits for ConceptDraw MINDMAP Brainstorming Software

  • ConceptDraw MINDMAP is effective for brainstorming, designing mind maps, idea generating, creative and lateral thinking, creativity and problem solving.
  • ConceptDraw MINDMAP is ideal for team and personal work in Business, Marketing and Project Management.
  • The libraries with large quantity of vector objects help to illustrate your mind maps and to make them bright, visual and comprehensible.
  • Use of View Navigator tool lets create presentations from a mind map: you can simply select the map parts you want to present, sequence your slides, and preview the presentation.
  • ConceptDraw MINDMAP provides wide capabilities of importing and exporting in various formats: Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, MS Excel, Mindjet MindManager, image, HTML, PDF file.





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