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Ignatius D, Student (MBA), India
🔥NEW An hypothesis is a testable statement about the relationship between two or more variables or a proposed explanation for some observed phenomenon. It can include the initial assumptions, or it may be a theory which is yet to be tested. A regular decision-making process involves linear thinking where a problem is defined and there are various alternative solutions proposed and the best possible solution is selected. Whereas in a hypothesis-driven approach, a hypothetical solution is selected early in the process and is later confirmed or refused. Hypothesis based approach can be applied to a consulting project. The following steps must be followed when applying the hypothesis-driven approach to strategy consulting:
  1. Defining the strategic question: You must define what are the problems to which you need solutions. Try to look at the big picture rather than listing many separate problems. You may specify one or two questions that might have sub-questions but as of now, y (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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  Sathya Devarakonda, Project Manager, India

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