So, if you get a blister on your foot and you put a bandage over it, that is not going to solve the problem as to why you got the blister. If you don’t know why you got the blister, you will probably do whatever you did again and again until you figure out the root cause of that blister.
We can apply this principle to work situations as well. This infographic shows just how to do a root cause analysis step-by-step. It is an easy way to get rid of a stubborn problem once and for all!