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Train your lateral thinking

Train your lateral thinking

  • Create alternatives: More choices create better solutions.
  • Question your assumptions.
  • Quotas: Generate ten ideas a day. The more you do this, the better you will become at it.
  • Analogies: Make connections between the current situation and a similar situation.
  • Fractionation: Break something down into its components, then rebuild it.
  • Random stimulation: Put yourself into new environments outside your comfort zone, such as a conversation with someone with different views or going to unfamiliar locations.
  • Identify the main point of a book, conversation, video.
  • Brainstorm.
  • Entertain unattractive ideas.

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