| In this assignment you are expected to follow the problem solving stages (start with course Topics 13) to identify a specific problem, generate and evaluate solutions and devise an implementation plan. You should take some time to identify a problem suitable for this assignment. This may have been, say, a past problem youâ€™ve encountered at work, a situation reported in the media or a case study based on a fictitious scenario. Your task is to address this problem in a new way by application of tools and methods starting with those enunciated by Wood et al. (2009). Four more (at minimum) academic references should be cited in the report.
You have to choose one company from your side its upto you. You know which company is best for this topic. That company should have problem in their. First we have to provide background information of the company( which you need to choose yourself). Second, you have to identify the problem by using SWOT analysis method, PEST, 5Wâ€™s and root cause analysis, value chain analysis. You have to use any three methods from that to identify the problem. Third, you have to generate a specific solution by using Brainstorming, Brain writing, Fish Bone Diagram, De Bono’s six thinking hat, Mind Map. In this also, you have to use any of three methods solution generation. Fourth, you have to evaluate a solution by using Afinity diagram, Categorisation, elimination and ranking, screening matrix, decision matrix, pareto analysis. In also you have to use only three methods for solution evaluation. In fifth, you have to do solution implementation and apply action plan by using force-field analysis, how â€“ how diagram, what if.