Why to focus on the How instead of on the What?

Traditional approaches focus on process “outputs” rather than on process performance. Gate oriented processes tend to perpetuate this focus because they stimulate people to “check off a box or boxes” in order to move on to the next stage. Successful and mature companies do not question for the what but question for the how and adjust their standard ways of working towards the new standard based on the lessons they learned.

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