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How to Think Laterally
R Hallagan, Management Consultant, United States, Member
Problem-solving, and lateral thinking in particular, requires that we think counter-intuitively, since intuitive/linear thinking brought us into the problem. For example, when there's a problem, the initial tendency is to focus on the problem because that is the target of our frustration (be it bad morale, falling productivity, inferior quality, or whatever). Lateral thinking suggests looking at it from different persepctivers altogether, such as looking at the intended result instead and thus posing every question in light of its positive or negative effect on achieving that goal/result. What about the customers' perspective - whether its about the problem - or even the intended result? Who knows, maybe the intended result is outdated. (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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Lateral Thinking
Summary
Forum
Young’s 5 Steps to Help to Produce Creative Ideas
🔥Factors to Unlock Creativity
Quotes on Lateral Thinking and Creativity
Best Practices
🥇What is Lateral Thinking?
🥈The Italian Way to Think
🥉Lateral Thinking Methods / Tools
Lateral Thinking versus Logical Thinking
Lateral Thinking and Meta Thinking
Lateral Thinking Question
Lateral Thinking Looks Like Applied Systems Thinking to Me
Use Eastern Philosophy for Lateral Thinking
How to Think Laterally
How to Foster Lateral Thinking?
Lateral Thinking - Sometimes Suppressed
Lateral Thinking can Improve the Brain and Memory
Lateral Thinking the New Thinking Which Makes the Difference
Increased Scope of Thinking
Lateral Thinking Should Be Taught at Univ / MBA
Why Lateral Thinking is Important?
Lateral Thinking = Thinking Outside of the Box
Lateral Thinking Culprit
Lateral Thinking is Creative Thinking
Lateral Thinking is Divergent Thinking
Lateral Thinking is Inborn
Lateral Thinking-not a Predefined Thought Process
What is Genius? Relation to Lateral Thinking?
Using Lateral Thinking to Find an Exciting Job
Lateral Thinking Methods and our Decisions
Lateral Thinking Quotes
Role of Chance in Lateral Thinking
Lateral Thinking = Critical Thinking
Not Anyone is Able to Learn Lateral Thinking


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