How to have great ideas

Strategy 8: Use a facilitator

Idea generation sometimes comes easily, while other times, it can feel like pulling teeth. Toggling between leading the session and doing the thinking will interrupt your flow, reducing the quality and quantity of your own, and your team's, ideas.

That's where using a facilitator can make all the difference. They manage the logistics and processes, so you're free to let your creative juices flow.
So, how do you know when it's helpful to use a facilitator, and what should you look for in your facilitator? Read the article here.
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Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it

Henry Ford

Quick bite:

Edward de Bono's Six Thinking Hats is a simple yet profound framework that supports robust critical thinking, problem-solving, and idea generation.
I can teach you and your team how to use the tool - email me or drop me a note via my contact page for more information.
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