Leading expert, author and trainer Bill Dettmer is interviewed by Erik Mano about the logical thinking process derived from Eliyahu Goldratt’s Theory of Constraints Thinking Processes.
Introduction – Video 1
Video 2 – The Goal Tree
Used to be called the Intermediate Objectives Map. I think this is an important addition to the thinking process, although that might be because it mirrors my own way of thinking about a business and the use of critical success factors.
Video 3 -The Current Reality Tree
Video 4 – Evaporating Clouds
Video 5 – Future Reality Tree
Video 6 – Pre-Requisite Tree
Video 7 – Conclusion
I hope you’ve enjoyed these overview videos. I’m going to look for more extensive training on them because I believe they are very effective ways of thinking about business challenges.
Unfortunately, I feel the initial reaction is that they seem too complicated and that’s partly due to the use of the strange terminology.