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Mm entrep lateral_thinking

Mm entrep lateral_thinking



Brief report on Lateral Thinking.

Brief report on Lateral Thinking.



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    • The First Part of Innovation
      Lester T. Sablay
      April 18, 2011
      Lateral Thinking
    • Geometric Puzzle
    • is solving problems through an indirect and creative approach, using  reasoning that is not immediately obvious and involving ideas that may not be obtainable by using only traditional step-by-step logic
      The term lateral thinking was coined by Edward de Bono in the book New Think: The Use of Lateral Thinking published in 1967.
      Lateral thinking
      • Born 19 May 1933
      • M.D., Ph.D. (physiology, medicine, and psychology), Rhodes scholar
      • World’s leading authority in the field of creative and conceptual thinking
      • Originator of the term Lateral Thinking Author of over 60 books in 47 languages
      Edward de Bono
    • Code communication
      The mind as a patternmaking system
      Self organizing system
      Limited attention span
      The way the mind works
    • We are hardwired to be UN-creative.
      We need formal tools for breaking out of patterned thinking.
      Everyone can learn how to be more creative
      Lateral Thinking gives you the power to create ideas on demand
      The Basics BehindLateral Thinking
    • Vertical thinking is selective, lateral thinking is generative
      Rightness and richness
      Vertical thinking moves only if there is direction to move, lateral thinking moves in order to generate a direction
      I know what I am looking for.
      I am looking but I won’t know what I’m looking for until I found it.
      Difference between lateral thinking and vertical thinking
    • Vertical thinking is analytical, lateral thinking is provocative
      Difference between lateral thinking and vertical thinking
      Lester is handsome.
      You are wrong, Lester is not handsome.
      How very interesting, tell me how you reached that conclusion.
      Very well. What happens next? How are you going to go forward from that idea?
    • Edward de Bono’s Creative Thinking Process
      Results: New Ideas
      Capture & Workwith Output
      Select & Define Focus
      Generate Ideas
    • Random Entry Idea Generating Tool
      Provocation Idea Generating Tool
      Challenge Idea Generating Tool
      Concept Fan Idea Generating Tool
      Methods of thinking
    • A man walks into a bar, and asks the bartender for a drink of water. The bartender pulls out a gun, points it at the man, and cocks it. The man says "Thank you" and leaves. What happened?
      Situation Puzzle
    • Three of the glasses are will with orange juice; the other three are empty. By moving only one glass, can you arrange them so the full and empty glasses alternate?
      Situation Puzzle
    • Situation Puzzle
    • Solution Puzzle
    • References/Source
      Lateral Thinking by Edward de Bono
      Situation puzzles
      Other illustrations found through Google Images