Creative Problem Solving

In the past few decades, psychologists and business people alike have discovered that successful problem solvers tend to use the same type of process to identify and implement the solutions to their problems. This process works for any kind of problem, large or small.

This book will give you an overview of the entire creative problem solving process, as well as key problem solving tools that you can use every day.

In this book, you will learn:

  • The Problem Solving Method
  • Information Gathering
  • Problem Definition
  • Preparing for Brainstorming
  • Techniques for Generating Solutions such as Brainwriting and Mind Mapping, piggybacking, and Duncker Diagrams
  • Additional Techniques for Generating Solutions such as Morphological Matrix, Six Thinking Hats, and thin-slicing
  • Analyzing Solutions
  • Selecting a Solution
  • Planning Your Next Steps
  • Recording Lessons Learned