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5. Create restrictions

5. Create restrictions

When you are trying to solve a problem, people often rely on the obvious, building on existing ideas in order to come up with the easiest solution.

  • This often leads to a good outcome, but it can also lead to mental sets and functional fixedness that makes it challenging to think of creative solutions.

One way to overcome this is to place some restrictions or resistance on your thinking can actually lead to more creative solutions.

  • In other words, think further than the obvious.

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