Exposing the roots

Use the 5 Whys to take action and move past hurdles.

The 5 Whys Template

The 5 whys activity is designed to help teams get to the root cause of an issue that is preventing the team from reaching desired outcomes. This exercise guides teams in first defining the problem, followed by a sequence of asking “Why” in response to each answer. After the final why, identify steps to prevent or correct the problem. Here's how it looks...
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