To be successful, an organization needs alignment. The alignment focus helps determine strategy. Perceptions are unique depending on the person, but the alignment pattern of the whole organization clarifies the path strategy should take. The closer a pattern is plotted on the grid, the more closely aligned the perception of the whole organization is on that delivery method. On the other hand, if the pattern is more scattered, the weaker the alignment – meaning a more complex solution is needed to succeed. Scatter mapping tells a story about your organization. Basic cluster maps include: