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Lateral Thinking versus Logical Thinking
Carlos Pelaez, Management Consultant, Guatemala, Member
Lateral Thinking is a method that stimulates creativity in solving problems. This method is an aid for looking new perspectives or points of views of an specific situation. In opposition to logical (lineair) thinking which is affected by paradigms. (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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  Lateral versus Logical Thinking
col n bhatnagar, Management Consultant, India, Member
  In my opinion Lateral Thinking is: without changing the objective you look for new approaches, ideas and courses to achieve the same objective.
Whereas logical thinking is working out a solution on cause and effect basis.
Pl correct if I am wrong.

  Logical Thinking is not Cause and Effect
Hassaan Khalid
  There are two types of reasoning: inductive and deductive. Inductive uses heuristics. Deductive uses algorithms. What we call logic is usually algorithm. For example we say maths needs logic. But math is simply algorithms (at least while solving).
Lateral Thinking is inductive reasoning which involves looking at possible solutions and choosing the best alternative.
Logical thinking is not cause and effect. Because causality is established mostly by our own reading or views of a matter.

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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
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