Systems Thinking is Considering Issues Holistically

System Dynamics & Systems Thinking
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic

System Dynamics & Systems Thinking > Forum > Systems Thinking is Considering Issues Holistically

Systems Thinking is Considering Issues Holistically
Paul Tonks, Manager, United Kingdom, Member

Systems Methodology can aid our analysis of organisations because its key assumption is to consider issues holistically. Rather than breaking a problem into manageable segments / elements, we accept that complexity exists and adjustments in one area may influence other elements (sometimes in ways we had not foreseen). So for example when we're looking at an organisation we consider its environment (internal and external) and how the various stakeholders affect the organisation with a view to balancing the best needs of each party with the organisation's approach (easier said than done). Likewise for example we can look at the organisation's operations, how they are managed and how they interact with other business functions. Key attention areas of SM are communications, quality control and audit and feedback loops. (...) Read more? Sign up for free
 

Please register now to read all responses and to join this discussion yourself. It's easy and 100% free.

Sign up for free     Log in


 
Ecosystems
Dolva

(...)
 

         
Special Interest Group Leader

Interested? Sign up for free.


System Dynamics & Systems Thinking
Summary
Forum
Best Practices


System Dynamics & Systems Thinking
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic



About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
2020 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V15.4 - Last updated: 7-4-2020. All names of their owners.