Get a feel for how 1000minds works with these demo ‘decision models’ as possible templates to work from.

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Business administration, general

  • Ranking new product ideas for further development
  • Selecting a new office location
  • Prioritizing business projects and allocating a budget

Procurement and tendering

  • Short-listing supplier proposals from a RFP / tender

ICT

  • Prioritizing design improvements for online software
  • Selecting IT equipment vendors
  • Prioritizing ICT projects and allocating a budget

Finance and venture capital

  • Allocating business development grants
  • Short-listing company shares to invest in
  • Competency modeling – What makes a good hedge fund team?
  • Selecting start-ups for VC or Angel Investor
  • Credit scoring – Which loan applicant is least risky?
  • Allocating funds for a microfinance programme

Human resource management, general

  • Short-listing job applicants
  • Short-listing candidates for CEO or senior position
  • Competency modeling – What makes a good hedge fund team?
  • Competency modeling – What make a good school teacher?

Energy

  • What do people look for in household energy saving options?
  • Selecting options for reliable supply of electricity to city
  • Selecting wind farm designs
  • Selecting sites for offshore wind-turbine farm
  • Ranking alternative energy sources

Insurance and legal

  • Points System to detect insurance fraud
  • Prioritizing legal disputes based on their seriousness

Design

  • Prioritizing family car designs
  • Ranking new product ideas for further development
  • Prioritizing design improvements for online software
  • Selecting wind farm designs
  • Ranking designs, applying Alberto Alessi’s "formula for success"
  • Ranking satellite designs

Conjoint analysis and marketing research

  • What do people look for in household energy saving options?
  • Surveying citizen preferences for water & wastewater services
  • Community preferences towards a proposed cement factory
  • Consumer conjoint analysis for a flavoured milk product
  • Choosing a home to buy or rent
  • Choosing a new road bike (bicycle)
  • Choosing an engagement ring
  • Choosing a new refrigerator
  • Choosing a stand-up paddle board (SUP)
  • Choosing a city to move to
  • Choosing a luxury car

Building projects

  • Deciding how to create more space for a crowded building
  • Deciding how to upgrade heating and ventilation for a building
  • Deciding how to increase reader space for university library

Real estate

  • Choosing a home to buy or rent
  • Choosing a university flat (shared accommodation)
  • Selecting a new office location

Competition judging

  • Judging entries in a film-making competition
  • Judging entries in entrepreneurship business plan competition
  • Entrepreneur of the Year Award
  • Best Actress Award
  • Best Theatrical Production Award
  • Best Director Award

Sport

  • Selecting basketball players in draft
  • Identifying bowlers with ability to be world class
  • Picking mid-court players for a netball team
  • Selecting wide receivers in NFL Draft
  • Predicting winner of FIFA World Cup

Research funding

  • Selecting funding applications for science & innovation funder
  • Selecting funding applications for medical research funder
  • Selecting research proposals and allocating grant funds (general)

Education

  • Awarding student scholarships
  • Short-listing applicants for university professorship
  • Short-listing candidates to be business school dean
  • Selecting students for medical school
  • University academic staff promotions
  • Judging an essay-writing competition
  • Competency modeling – What make a good school teacher?

See also

All 1000minds demo models