Systems thinking is a holistic approach to analysis that focuses on how an organizations' functions/processes interrelate, how they interact over time, and how they operate within the context of larger corporate functions and systems.

The systems thinking approach contrasts with traditional analysis, which studies processes by breaking them down into their separate elements. This traditional focused approach to improvement can sub-optimize the system and waste valuable time and resources. This approach utilizes does not drive global key performance indicators of the organization.

Check out some of our popular systems thinking solutions below.

  • Value Stream Mapping (VSM)
  • Critical Path & Feedback Loops (Synthesis)
  • Systems Mapping for Driving Change

RCI is an expert in systems thinking and design. Our assessment approach looks not only to the individual key levers for improvement, but identifies which combination, what sequence and when each of the key levers need to be actualized in order to maximize performance.

VSM’s are an integral part of analyzing an organizations' systems, functions, process and information. This can be utilized to map your organizations improvement strategy and to identify the projects that have the greatest ROI. RCI is considered one of the top organizations in the world in using different hybrid/variations of VSM techniques is to drive operational excellence and bottom-line improvement.