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Forrester’s Problem Definition Template

Define A Problem Correctly So You Can Solve It Effectively

June 12th, 2024
With contributors:
James McQuivey, PhD , Anna Synakh , Demi Starks

Summary

Use this template to construct a clear and comprehensive problem statement before building a business case, formulating a strategy, or designing a solution. A defined problem is necessary to align with stakeholders, apply frameworks and methods appropriately, and realize intended outcomes.

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