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Lateral Thinking = Critical Thinking
jabbari, Manager, Iran, Member
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  Lateral Thinking = Critical Thinking
Emmanuel Reyme, Director, United States, Member
  In response to Jabbari, call it: lateral, critical, or strategic thinking, the resonance seems to be the same with slight nuance. In any case, a thinker has to show openess and integration to embrace ideas from every corner.
If lateral thinking was used in developing countries, democracy would find a very good place and reign.

  Lateral Thinking ≠ Critical Thinking
Ali Sumner, CEO, Australia, Member
  Edward De Bono (the inventor of the term, the definition and the tools of lateral thinking) says innocence is the classic creativity of children. They don't know (because of a lack of experience) the usual approach, the usual solution, the usual concepts involved, so they come up with a fresh approach. Plus they are not inhibited by knowing the constraints and knowing what cannot be done, so they are more able to suggest a novel approach.
As De Bono points out - this kind of creativity of children is not lateral thinking - lateral thinking is the deliberate and conscious process of shocking the brain out of its normal patterns of perception with specific lateral thinking tools (invented by De Bono) so that new ideas can emerge.

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Lateral Thinking
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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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