Best of Both Worlds

Abstract:A process turtle diagram shows the inputs, outputs, necessary human and nonhuman resources, operational methods and performance indicators that go into the process. A process flow chart defines the steps that go into the process. Combining them creates the turtle flow diagram, which shows both process data from the turtle chart and process flow from the flow chart in a single …

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Excellent contribution ! thanks Gene
--Cristopher Arvizu, 06-20-2019


Good combination tool.
--Yazeed M. Alzghoul, 07-21-2011


It is a good input for all of us dealing with diagraming all processes flows prior to implementing anything within the QMS.
--Carlos Saavedra, 07-05-2011


Good idea sharing.
--Diana Leung, 05-04-2011


Very cool. Turtle diagrams are not enough. The combination allows for a great way of depicting and defining inputs and outputs.
--Robin, 04-25-2011


Excellent, new understanding to use in my trainings.
--Mohammed Ali, 04-16-2011


Elegant option and well explained.
--Caryn Whitney, 04-11-2011


EXCELLENT!!!!
--Itzaga Barr, 04-11-2011


Well done. A good article to get us thinking. One observation: If the elements in the outside parts of the turtle diagram are processes that satisfy ISO 9001 requirements, then they would be off-page references.
--Joe Ludford, 04-09-2011


A relevant article to our IA Training.
--James M. Jasinski, 04-08-2011


Good, informative & succinct article. I was unfamiliar with Turtle diagrams.
--maureen, 04-08-2011


Nice concept.
--Kim Linton, 04-08-2011


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