10 notes tagged with "problem-solving"

5 Whys

Ask yourself why recursively about a problem 5 times. This will lead you to root cause of the problem. It will take you down the cause and…

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Published on 3 months ago

Eiqenqestion in Framing Problems

Framing is the process of breaking down a problem into a set of choices, trade offs, and options that enable a team to make a call. Try to…

Tagged with: #decision-making, #permanent-notes, #problem-solving

Published on 10 months ago

Eigenquestions: Art of Framing Problems

Source [ Eiqenqestion in Framing Problems ] Framing is the process of breaking down a problem into a set of choices, trade offs, and options…

Tagged with: #problem-solving, #decision-making, #literature-notes

Published on 10 months ago

First Principles

This tool will let you break down a problem into is smallest units and build a solution focusing on those units. Some ways to do this... […

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Published on 3 months ago

Fishbone Diagram

Use this to find the root causes of issues. Also know as Ishikawa diagram or cause-and-effect diagram. Define the problem (Eg. User Signups…

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Published on 3 months ago

Intelligence is ability to accomplish complex goals

Intelligence = ability to accomplish complex goals Classical Intelligence: Logic, Problem Solving, Creativity, Strategy Applied Intelligence…

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Published on a month ago

PACT Goals

[ SMART Goals ] are good for small tasks. But for larger goals, they break down. PACT system is more useful for those. Eg. "Learn Coding…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #productivity, #problem-solving, #goal

Published on a month ago

Productive Thinking Model

Method to find creative solutions to well defined problems. Ask yourself these questions... 1. Ask "What's going on?" Understand the problem…

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Published on 3 months ago

Socratic Questioning

Disciplined questioning that enables critical thinking... Clarification – "What do you mean by...?" Probing assumptions – "What could we…

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Published on 3 months ago

Unsolvable Problem can be Overcome

There are a lot of important problems that are fundamentally insolvable. They can never be solved - but can be outgrown. You can accept the…

Tagged with: #problem-solving, #permanent-notes, #philosophy

Published on 10 months ago

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