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The Reason for all the Hats “The problem solving process”. 1. Problem Finding. 4. Action. 2. Idea Finding. 3. Solution Finding. Roger von Oech – author/consultant (“A Kick in the Seat of the Pants” Harper & Row - 1986. Problem Finding. Idea Finding. Solution Finding. Action the Idea.

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The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Reason for all the Hats“The problem solving process”

1.

Problem Finding

4.

Action

2.

Idea Finding

3.

Solution Finding


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

Roger von Oech – author/consultant(“A Kick in the Seat of the Pants”Harper & Row - 1986

  • Problem Finding

  • Idea Finding

  • Solution Finding

  • Action the Idea


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

Roger von Oech – 4 Roles with respect to our ideas

  • Explorer-Problem Finding

  • Artist-Idea Finding

  • Judge-Solution Finding

  • Warrior-Action the Idea


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

von Oech-4 roles

  • The Explorer:

  • Seeking new territories and looking at possible opportunities

  • The Artist:

  • Creating new innovative ideas in response to an opportunity


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

von Oech-4 roles

  • The Judge:

  • Evaluate the ideas generated to see if any are worthy of pursuit and implementation

  • The Warrior:

  • Fight for the idea, overcome obstacles and barriers and serve as a “champion” for the idea


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Explorer (Von Oech)

  • Searches for Information

  • Strategies:

  • Takes the road less travelled

  • Look in outside fields, disciplines and industries.

  • Look at the big picture

  • Pay attention to detail


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Explorer (Von Oech)

Strategies cont’d:

  • Write down ideas

  • Behaviours

  • - Scavenger hunt

  • Microscope or telescope

  • Market research

  • Try a new skill

  • Wilderness camping


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Artist (Von Oech)

Turns resources into new ideas

Strategies:

  • Imagine

  • Combine ideas

  • Break down barriers

  • Parody – Silly

  • Incubate

  • Outrageous


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Artist (Von Oech)

Behaviours:

  • Cooking gourmet dinners

  • Dancing at midnight under full moon

  • Write a poem or make up a joke

  • Design a costume

  • Wonder WHY? Or WHAT IF?


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Judge (Von Oech)

Evaluate the merits of an idea

Strategies:

  • Objective, unbiased

  • Positive or negative

  • Chances for success

  • Consequences of failure

  • Timing

  • Verdict


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Judge (Von Oech)

Behaviours:

  • Comparison Shopping

  • Grade and essay

  • Make an investment

  • Vote

  • Referee


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Warrior (Von Oech)

Carries the idea into action

Strategies:

  • Written plan

  • Get going

  • Follow through

  • Be ready to be knocked down

  • Savour your victories

  • Learn from defeats


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

The Warrior (Von Oech)

Behaviours:

  • Make a sales call

  • Competitive sports

  • Start a company

  • Negotiate a contract

  • Support a cause


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

Problem Solving & von Oech

1.

Problem Finding

4.

2.

Action

Idea Finding

3.

Solution Finding


The reason for all the hats the problem solving process

Problem Solving & von Oech

Problem Finding

The Explorer

Action

Idea Finding

The Warrior

The Artist

Solution Finding

The Judge


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