SWOT Analysis Solution - Strategy Tools
SWOT matrix templates is part of SWOT Analysis solution from ConceptDraw Solution Park. It extends ConceptDraw MINDMAP and ConceptDraw DIAGRAM products with easy-to-use SWOT Analysis tools and templates.
A SWOT analysis helps professionals to identify the positives and negatives in the organization and in the external environment. Developing a full awareness of your situation can help with both strategic planning and decision-making. The SWOT and TOWS methods was developed for business and industry. They involves specifying the objective of the project and identifying the internal and external causes for the accomplishing project goals.
Sample 1. TOWS analysis instructional diagram example.
TOWS matrix template contains a blank TOWS Matrix to be filled with the user’s data. After SWOT analysis, TOWS analysis focuses on external factors and action planning.
This sample of a completed TOWS matrix diagram with example entities provides an example to help you start your SWOT and TOWS analysis.
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Use ConceptDraw DIAGRAM diagramming and business graphics software to draw your own flowcharts of business processes.
Picture: How to Draw an Effective Flowchart
The available pre-made examples of the matrices, including the Porter's Value Chain’s one can be found in the mentioned solution. It also allows creating an Ansoff matrix, a BCG matrix, a Competitive strategies matrix, a Four-quadrant matrix, a Chore chart, a Flow process chart, a Quality function deployment matrix, a Positioning map and Porter’s generic strategies matrix being based on the templates given within the Matrices solution.
Picture: Porter's Value Chain
A software tool that saves your time on making decisions now has the ability to make decisions with remote team via Skype.
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Fishbone diagram is a powerful tool used for solving business problems and obstacles. ConceptDraw DIAGRAM software extended with Fishbone Diagrams solution from the Management area of ConceptDraw Solution Park is a helpful tool for cause and effect analysis. It gives the ability to easy identify many possible causes and factors which cause the effects and to draw Fishbone Diagrams for problem solving.
Picture: Cause and Effect Analysis - Fishbone Diagrams for Problem Solving
Job duties in small companies are usually spread randomly among workers, causing lots of problems and misunderstanding. One of the ways to restore order in business processing is to create a cross-functional flowchart with swim lanes that would represent every step in production system. Another advantage of using swim lanes flowchart is that it represents not only processes, but people responsible for them.
Swim lane diagram is a kind of a process flow diagram. Its special feature is that it joins the features of process flow diagrams with organizational charts. Thus, a swim lane diagram display a participant of the business process in a conjunction with general flow of the business system. A swim lane diagram is looks similar to a swimming pool's lanes. Lanes can be horizontal and vertical. The lanes are pointed out relatively to resource name, which is assigned on implementation of the given part of the business process. ConceptDraw Business Process Mapping solution delivers the ability to design develop swim lanes flowcharts using the vector graphic objects of Swim Lanes library.
Picture: Swim Lane Diagrams
A waterfall model describes software development process as a sequence of phases that flow downwards. SSADM is one of the implementations of waterfall method. It’s easier to learn about structured systems analysis and design method (SSADM) with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM because this software has appropriate tools for creating data flow diagrams. You can use all the three main techniques of SSADM method with special tools and predesigned templates.
This data flow diagram illustrates the Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method. This method method considers analysis, projecting and documenting of information systems. Data flow models are the most important elements of SSADM and data flow diagrams are usually used for their description. It includes the analysis and description of a system as well as visualization of possible issues.
Picture: Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method. SSADM with ConceptDraw DIAGRAM
Taking notes is now very easy with Evernote Solution for MindMap. Add more value to your mind map using Evernote. That's a great tool for learning. Quick access to notes.
Picture: Take Notes Exchanging Mind Maps with Evernote
Process mapping helps with sharing business results and reorganizing workflow. In almost every case, after creating a sales process flowchart the steps that are redundant become obvious for a manager. It's easy to find a flowchart examples that will help in developing one for your business.
This sales process flowchart consists of a sequence of steps that represent a simple sale process. Each step is shown graphically by a rectangle representing processing steps or an activity, or a diamond representing a decision. These rectangles are linked by arrows, that indicate the direction of the sales workflow. ConceptDraw Sales Flowcharts solution delivers a the full set of classical flowchart notation symbols, along with sales-related icons and pictograms.
Picture: Sales Process Flowchart. Flowchart Examples
Critical information from your mindmaps can be accessed from almost any device using ConceptDraw MINDMAP and Evernote.
Picture: Memory Assistant
VSM symbols are the best for a production process designing. The entire Value Stream Mapping method uses a graphical representation of the manufacturing process, factors' pros and cons, that all stakeholders can easily understand. Value Stream Mapping is a graphical technique that provides possibilities to improve analysis of a manufacturing process, at the stage of the transferring information or materials that required to deliver a product or service to the customer.
Picture: Value Stream Mapping Symbols