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TQM provides specific tools to perform root cause analysis to identify the causes of problems and develops strategies to remove those causes. The TOC perspective identifies the system constraint and works to improve its throughput. It provides a system view of projects and a specific theory to predict project performance and the impact of changes to the system. The TOC perspective differs from the PMBOK view by The synthesis of TQM, TOC, and PMBOK 31 considering the project system as a dynamic process to create completed projects.
Senge relates the tale of the blind men describing an elephant based on feeling its different parts: the trunk, the massive body, a leg, and the tail. Of course, their descriptions vary. Project failure analysis often examines subprocesses, such as the workplan process or the change control process, to see what part of the system needs to be repaired. 2 Leverage Dynamic systems lead logically to consideration of the possibility of using the system itself, as in jujitsu, to move the system in the direction you want it to go.
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