Tag Archives: brainstorming

Turning a vague idea into reality: step 1

Some days, actually getting on with something seems to be a challenge.  I respond well to deadlines, especially when they’re looming.  But when there’s a seemingly generous amount of time before a deadline or – even worse – there’s no … Continue reading

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Thinking about the 6 Thinking Hats

One of the techniques I used to share with my students to help them be productive when working in teams was Edward de Bono’s Six Thinking Hats.  While the conventional use of this technique is to give focus and improved … Continue reading

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Brainstorming all by yourself

I don’t know about you, but brainstorming has been an important part of my work life. We used brainstorming techniques to develop IT solutions to business problems, to come up with ideas for new projects and products, and for strategic … Continue reading

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