However, according to Simon Hill, CEO and co-founder of Wazoku, “problem solving” is sometimes old fashioned! In fact, he says, “Trying to force yourself or your employees to magically come up with new ideas to a challenge can sometimes prove pretty fruitless.”
So, what’s a better answer? Reverse thinking. Instead of trying to solve the problem, try to find out what can cause more of the same problem!
It may sound a little unconventional at first, but Hill says that it is a great way to get stakeholders to improve processes and business. Click here to learn more about this cool innovation tool!
– The IDEAWorks® Team
“Whenever I go on a ride, I’m always thinking of what’s wrong with the thing and how it can be improved.”