Swimlane Diagrams for Creative Presentations

Flowcharts are great for showcasing the steps of a process from start to end but for operations that require teamwork, there’s a more efficient tool: the swimlane diagram. Also known as Swimlane process map, this Cross-functional flowchart adds a new layer of information to your process graphic representation.

Just like the lanes in a swimming pool, the swimlane diagram places the steps of a process into vertical or horizontal lanes to communicate the responsibilities of the team at each stage. What’s more, you will be able to see how the whole team interacts and avoid overlapping activities or bottlenecks in the process