What It Is Used For
- To show how process variables or factors impact the process status quo.
When to Use It
- When looking at a complex situation to organize the variables that affect the situation in one direction or another.
- Arrows are drawn to signify the forces pushing on an issue or situation. The relative size of each arrow should be adjusted to indicate its relative impact on the issue.
- Parties from all aspects of the issue or situation should be involved in setting up the force field.