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Is The Problem Likely To Change Or Evolve – A Moving Target?

One of the early assessments needed in solving a problem is whether it is a moving target. In particular, business problems often change or evolve while we build solutions. These changes can be upgrades to tools, compliance changes, or the winds of change many businesses navigate. While the problems may be good ones to face (e.g., your business is growing faster than expected), they still can impact your approach to solving them. Thus, we have items to consider that may …

What Is The Perfect Solution To Your Problem

We have spent some time defining our problem and are now ready to dream about that perfect solution. Perfection is hard to achieve. However, it is helpful to have a goal that aims high. If we fail to ask for everything we want, we can miss out on excellent opportunities. There are many reasons to cut back on our ask. These include cost, time, budget, and even practicality. On the other hand, I have surprised many customers and product owners …

How do you currently solve your business problem?

We must start with our current approach as we continue to delve into a process to solve our business problems better. Thus, we must ask our next question: How do you currently solve your business problem? We started with a definition, but now we assume that there is some current solution. For example, we want fast fulfillment of our products. We are currently fulfilling orders, even if not in the best way, and that is our starting point. The Goal …