What color hat are you wearing right now?

You happen to walk into one of my classes and find a roomful of managers wearing silly hats in a variety of colors. What’s going on here? Edward DeBono developed Six Thinking Hats  as a technique to give decision-makers a rich repertoire of techniques for thinking about a problem. I’ve found this to be a … Continue reading What color hat are you wearing right now?

Overwhelmed? Big decisions in little time

"Aaaaugh! I can't go through seven steps to make a decision. Do you know how many decisions I have to make every day? I can't spend any time on them," he wailed. Have you ever felt like that? I have. In an earlier post I passed on several techniques for making a decision in a minute, … Continue reading Overwhelmed? Big decisions in little time