What color is your thinking hat? In this revolutionary work, Dr. de Bono explains the 6 different hats and how they affect the way we perceive things. He shows how people and organizations can become more effective by using a simple language as a control system for thinking. Learn about the White Hat (facts, figures, and information), the Red Hat (emotions, hunches, and intuition), the Black Hat (negative judgment), the Yellow Hat (brightness and optimism), the Green Hat (fertility and creativity), and the Blue Hat (cool and control).
"needs to be re-recorded"
Analyze. Assess. Explore. Create...If the decisions you make are important, this is the most important self-improvement program you will ever take. You'll learn how to improve your thinking, shape events - not react to them, enhance your creativity and leadership ability, and more.
"Should have read the small print"
Use the power of creative thinking to become more attractive with a makeover of your mind! It doesn't need a high IQ, or reams of knowledge, or a great personality. All it needs is creativity, imagination and empathy - all techniques that anyone can learn. Here Edward de Bono, world-famous for changing the way people think, shows you in a clear, practical language how to impress people with simple conversational tactics. Want to be irresistable? Then follow de Bono's advice.
"Trash from a master"
Suffering from writer's block? Wish you were more inventive? Perhaps, like most of us, you were taught to think vertically - to solve problems by going from one logical step to the next. In this international best seller, Dr. de Bono shows how lateral thinking can free your creative mind. Learn to hone your thinking skills and discover powerful yet simple techniques to help you generate idea after idea.
Use the power of creative thinking to become more attractive with a makeover for your mind! It doesn't take a high IQ, or reams of knowledge, or a great personality. All it takes is creativity, imagination, and empathy - all techniques that anyone can learn. Here Edward de Bono, world-famous for changing the way people think, shows you in clear, practical language how to impress people with simple conversational tactics.
We've all heard the expression, "Use your head!" But what exactly does it mean? Dr. de Bono, regarded by many as the world's leading authority on conceptual thinking, shows you how to get your brain working better. You'll find out how to use your intelligence more creatively, dynamically, and successfully with his exciting Masterthinker course. Learn the thinking skills that major corporations pay de Bono tens of thousands of dollars to teach.
The world is full of problems and conflicts. So why can we not solve them? According to Edward de Bono, world thinking cannot solve world problems because world thinking is itself the problem. And this is getting worse: we are so accustomed to readily available information online that we search immediately for the answers rather than thinking about them. Our minds function like trying to drive a car using only one wheel.
"An interesting overview of new ideas"
The leading international authority in the field of creative thinking and the teaching of thinking skills presents a practical, easy-to-follow program to help you develop the tools and techniques of good thinking.
This book offers a series of problems in thinking that require no special knowledge and no mathematics. The problems are designed to let readers find out about their personal style of thinking, its weaknesses and strengths, and the potential methods that they never use. Being right is not always important – an error can lead to the right decision. A copy of the L-game is inserted in each book for use in the section on strategy.
"One of the world's greatest..the author thinks so!"
Feeling like you need a personality overhaul? Let international best selling author Edward de Bono help you develop your own "playground of the mind", where interest is created. In this book, de Bono provides over 70 challenging and provocative exercises designed to enhance your interesting characteristics.
"This book should not be called how to be interesting!"
Kniga #1 v mire po upravleniyu myishleniem! Muchitelnyiy poisk resheniya problemyi, tvorcheskiy krizis, tschetnyie popyitki vspomnit vazhnuyu informatsiyu...Vam vsYo eto znakomo? A ved takogo ne proizoshlo byi, treniruy vyi svoYo myishlenie! Kak eto delat pravilno, vyi uznaete iz knigi "Upravlenie myishleniem" znamenitogo psihologa, izobretatelya metoda myishleniya "shesti shlyap" Edvarda de Bono! Nashe myishlenie.
Six Thinking Hats can help you think better, with its practical and uniquely positive approach to making decisions and exploring new ideas. It is an approach that thousands of business managers, educators, and government leaders around the world have already adopted with great success. "The main difficulty of thinking is confusion," writes Edward de Bono, long recognized as the foremost international authority on conceptual thinking and on the teaching of thinking as a skill.