Sometimes We Want One Peer Review; Sometimes We Want Two

Friday, December 10, 2010
You remember your colleague saying that he'd go ahead and finish the draft for that pending case.... but where is it? When someone takes charge of a job, it's better if he/she decides at least the title immediately (task 1. Draft Summary). And once the draft is complete, he/she can specify the person in charge of the peer review (task 2. Draft Document).

Sometimes you have a document that you need checked by both experienced veteran and innovative youngster. When you want a workflow to go through two flows only when necessary, you can use an inclusive "OR" split (the gateway with a circle). This makes it difficult to loop back to task 2 (Draft Summary). There are any number of ways to define a workflow, but this time let's make one that is easy to understand.