Creativity And Problem Solving

Meeting participants need to be ready to solve problems jointly. Creating a comfortable environment goes a long way toward making participants ready. It is true for training that more learning happens if people take ownership in the learning process. It is also true for meetings that participants need to have ownership in the problem to be solved. People feel ownership if they receive confirmation that their contributions are appreciated and important. The facilitator can emphasize the ownership by acknowledging each contribution.

Brainstorming is still the best-known and best-understood technique for stimulating creativity. Its ground rule is — no judgment of the different contributions. To make sure everyone gets a chance to contribute, the facilitator can give each person the floor by going around the room and asking each person for his or her input.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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