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Book Review/Overview of “Six Thinking Hats” Famous by Edward de bono
Six Thinking Hats <ul><li>Humans face two major challenges to clear thinking: the complexity of a situation or problem, an...
Take A Minute <ul><li>Think about some problems that you are having. </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t personalize it too much. (CT)...
Now pick a problem that you would like to work on <ul><li>Take a few minutes. </li></ul>
pick a color <ul><li>White </li></ul><ul><li>Red </li></ul><ul><li>Black </li></ul><ul><li>Yellow </li></ul><ul><li>Green ...
Exercise: Use your color (hat) to help view the situation from many different angles. <ul><li>The  white hat  indicates ne...
Six Thinking Hats <ul><li>The yellow hat means you are being optimistic.  The bright side  </li></ul><ul><li>is…. </li></u...
For more information <ul><li>Six Thinking Hats </li></ul><ul><li>by Edward de Bono </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright © 1985, The...
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Six Thinking Hats

  1. 1. Book Review/Overview of “Six Thinking Hats” Famous by Edward de bono
  2. 2. Six Thinking Hats <ul><li>Humans face two major challenges to clear thinking: the complexity of a situation or problem, and their egos. </li></ul><ul><li>The “Six Thinking Hats method” helps individuals and groups make better decisions by simplifying their approach. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Take A Minute <ul><li>Think about some problems that you are having. </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t personalize it too much. (CT) </li></ul><ul><li>Write down one or two. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Now pick a problem that you would like to work on <ul><li>Take a few minutes. </li></ul>
  5. 5. pick a color <ul><li>White </li></ul><ul><li>Red </li></ul><ul><li>Black </li></ul><ul><li>Yellow </li></ul><ul><li>Green </li></ul><ul><li>Blue </li></ul>
  6. 6. Exercise: Use your color (hat) to help view the situation from many different angles. <ul><li>The white hat indicates neutrality, and attention to facts and figures . </li></ul><ul><li>The red hat allows you to express feelings and intuition without having to explain or justify them. </li></ul><ul><li>The black hat signifies that you are being cautious, looking for possible dangers or obstacles. Risk and Murphy’s law. Skeptic, </li></ul><ul><li>not a cynic! </li></ul>
  7. 7. Six Thinking Hats <ul><li>The yellow hat means you are being optimistic. The bright side </li></ul><ul><li>is…. </li></ul><ul><li>The green hat helps you tap into your creativity and brainstorm. </li></ul><ul><li>“ In what ways might we….? ” </li></ul><ul><li>With the blue hat, you feel calm and cool, and ready to </li></ul><ul><li>organize, facilitate, and lead the thinking session. </li></ul>
  8. 8. For more information <ul><li>Six Thinking Hats </li></ul><ul><li>by Edward de Bono </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright © 1985, The McQuaig Group. Reprinted with permission. </li></ul><ul><li>Published by arrangement with Little, Brown and Company. </li></ul><ul><li>192 pages </li></ul>

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