The Six Step Problem Solving Method IQ Doodle outlines a six step process you can use to help you work through problems far more effectively.
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1) Preparation Phase
Define your problem in writing and highlight possible causes and desired outcomes.
How could I turn this problem into a question?
2) Generation Phase
Brainstorm ideas while taking into account possible drawbacks and benefits of each solution.
3) Incubation Phase
Remove yourself from your problem and indulge in a brainstorming nap.
4) Evolution Phase
Prioritize and evaluate potential solutions and decide upon a single idea for implementation.
5) Implementation Phase
Clarify your desired outcomes, gather your resources, and draw out a plan of action.
6) Learning Phase
Monitor your progress and outcomes, then reflect on the process and learn from this experience.
What can be learned from all this?