INFOGRAPHIC: Root Cause Analysis

If you have a recurring problem, the only way to get rid of the problem is by figuring out the root cause of the problem and tackling it at its very core. If the problem is not nipped at its core, it will be a recurring issue that will eventually cut into your profits.

Even though all of the tools that Six Sigma has are very useful and can be applied to just about every industry there is, one of the most effective tools that Six Sigma has is Root Cause Analysis (RCA). Remember, problems only get bigger, so fixing them at their core will prevent further wasted time, since problems can waste time and money.

So let’s see how this great tool is used. This infographic below is a great visual to demonstrate the steps taken.

root cause analysis infographic