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Category Archives: Using Questions

Solving the Right Problem

August 16, 2011

Even the best problem solvers face chronic challenges. If you're confronting one yet again, ask yourself if you could be finding the right answer to the wrong question.

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's research found that Nobel laureates achieved breakthroughs by finding better ways to frame their problems. The ability to reframe challenges is critical for all kinds of leaders.  Here's...

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June 29, 2009

When you need a better answer, turn your question on its head.

When you change your focus from, "How to find a job?" to "How to make it easy for a job to find me?"

or from "How to use social networking?" to "How to network our various social groups?"


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