|Overview: Working Hypothesis|
|Function||Problem SolvingDecision Making|
|Value||Choosing a direction to investigate further or making decisions in uncertain conditions.|
|Related Techniques||Abductive ReasoningTest and LearnPeer Review|
Cause And Effect
What is a Working Hypothesis?
John Spacey, October 04, 2015 updated on June 16, 2017
A working hypothesis is a proposed solution to a problem that's accepted pending further studies or a better idea. It can be used to take provisional actions so that business can progress while you're still uncertain as to the optimal solution to a problem.
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