How to Avoid Groupthink? Six Thinking Hats

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Gary Wong
Consultant, Canada

How to Avoid Groupthink? Six Thinking Hats

Edward De Bono's Six Thinking Hats method is an excellent way to avoid Groupthink. In this approach everyone together play different roles: devil's advocate (black hat), idea creator (green hat), new information provider (white hat), discussion leader (blue hat) and so on.
Because everybody switches the perspective towards some issue together, having a deviating opinion in the group is not scary, but on the contrary it is welcomed and is what the group is actively looking for and supporting.

 

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