de Bono Six Thinking Hats ®Bill Jarrard2016-11-22T00:20:49+00:00
Parallel Thinking with de Bono Six Thinking Hats ®
Parallel Thinking with Edward de Bono’s Six Thinking Hats® is an easy and powerful framework that changes the way people think. Based scientificially on how the mind works Six Thinking Hats promote the kind of innovative thinking and creative problem-solving that is vital to success in today’s changing world.
Developed by Dr Edward de Bono the method is easy to learn and use – yet the Six Thinking Hats tool has a real and powerful effect on thinking.
foster collaborative thinking and interaction by keeping egos and ‘turf protection’ in check
reduce the adversarial approach in all interactions
use several different way of thinking so that people don’t get trapped by negative or critical approaches
develop a framework for thinking that provides a more open, creative climate for discussion
make time for creative thinking to develop alternative and innovative solutions
run more effective and productive meetings
Leading organisations around the world are now reaping the benefits generated by the Six Thinking Hats. Parallel Thinking with Six Thinking Hats allows people to:
be fully involved in problem solving, improvement activities and innovative thinking
have shorter more effective outcome oriented meetings
creatively solve problems and make better decisions – faster
analyse and manage situations more thoroughly and effectively
generate more innovative ideas to enhance organisational performance
This is a fast paced interactive 1-day blended in-house workshop, in which participants will:
Discuss the need to change 2500 year old thinking
Discover the Power of Parallel Thinking to unbundled and focus thinking
Explore the Six Thinking Hats framework with team effectiveness
Learn to construct Deliberate Creative Thinking sessions using Six Thiniking Hats
Practice the Six Thinking Hats in a range of remote and realistic scenarios
Develop an ongoing learning plan to ensure ongoing skills development
Bill Jarrard of Mindwerx International, who has been using these tools for 30 years, and facilitates a program focused on the application of de Bono critical and creative thinking methods. Mindwerx also has access to instructors accredited by Dr Edward de Bono to present the official de Bono Six Thinking Hats program.