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Ask "Why?" and "What If?" Questions

Open Your Mind and Discover New Opportunities

   

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Sample "Why?" and "What If?" Questions

Kore 10 Tips for Challenging Assumptions

  •   BE MAD. Ask "Why?" and "What If?" questions – critical thinking works best when you continually ask yourself, ‘Does this make sense?’, ‘If not, what if?’. Use the 5-Why approach to determine the root cause of a problem.... More

Maintaining a Fresh Perspective with Your Employees

10 Tips

Ask Searching Questions

"The first people had questions, and they were free. The second people had answers, and they became enslaved." ~ The Earth Wisdom Teachings

  4 WHYs of True Success

 

 

Don't take anything for granted.

Creative Dissatisfaction Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book

The key that opens the door to opportunities is the approach of asking yourself searching questions 'Why?' and 'What If?'

Searching questions can help you discover new opportunities, uncover the roots of a problem, and find creative solutions to it.

Asking searching questions starts with challenging assumptions. If you do not check assumptions you cannot be good at asking searching questions. Don't ask one or two questions and then rush straight towards a solution. With an incomplete understanding of the problem it is very easy to jump to wrong conclusions... More

Problem Solving Strategies: 4 Levels  Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book

 

 

Search for Opportunities

"We are constantly encouraged to spend time exploring new ideas and asking "what if?" questions and we're allowed to pursue the ones we think have the most promise." ~ Mark Dean, IBM

Open your mind to what is possible. Ask also other people to find out what they want, what they do not want, and what they would like to change... More

 

 

Turn Problems to Opportunities: 6 Tips

Boosting Your Creativity

Creativity Download PowerPoint presentation, pdf e-book requires an inquisitive mind.

2 Catalysts of Creativity

Unless you ask lots of "Why?" and "What If"? questions, you won't generate creative insights. "To avoid this most common of creative errors, be sure to peek under all carpets, including your own. Don't take anything for granted. Especially success. Try looking at the world through more inquisitive eyes; try getting ideas in motion; try asking the all-important: "Why?" See what happens!"

    

 

Zen proverbs

Where there is great doubt, there will be great awakening; small doubt, small awakening,
no doubt, no awakening.

Zen

proverb

Walt Disney business quotes

All of our dreams can come true

if we have the courage to pursue them.

Walt Disney

Albert Einstein quotes

The important thing is

to not stop questioning.

Albert Einstein

Edward de Bono creativity advices quotes

You cannot look in a new direction
by looking harder in the same direction.

Edward de Bono

Thought Leader

Larry Elison advice

The only way to get ahead is to

find errors in conventional wisdom.

Larry Elison

Oracle

Estee Lauder advice

Don’t be afraid of

the trial-and-error approach.

Estee Lauder

Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

'1+1=2' is the arithmetics of followers.

The arithmetics of disruptive innovators is '1+1=11'.  >>>

Vadim Kotelnikov

e-Coach

Vadim Kotelnikov advice quotes

If you want to innovate, question everything, ask a lot of searching questions >>>

Vadim Kotelnikov

e-Coach