Root Cause Analysis Methods & Tips
APRIL 22, 2019
If they don’t address the root cause of a performance issue, they won’t resolve it or have lasting positive impact. Here are some common methods for conducting root cause analysis. Root Cause Analysis Method: The 5 Whys. This is probably the best-known method, popularized by the case study of a monument in Washington D.C. One of the shortcomings of this method is that it provides little guidance. Root Cause Analysis Method: Root Cause Tree.