Management Fix: Problem Solving Workshops

A MngtFix is an actionable solution for a problem with pros and cons to be evaluated by a human manager. Every other week we share a little bit of our knowledge base on social media and our newsletter. This week’s MngtFix is…

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Description

This week’s “Problem Solving Workshops” is a special one.
By definition, Problem Solving consists of using generic or ad hoc methods in an orderly manner to find solutions to problems. Some of the problem-solving techniques developed and used in philosophy, artificial intelligence, computer science, engineering, mathematics, or medicine are related to mental problem-solving techniques studied in psychology.
(additional resource at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Problem_solving )
On the typical context of this MngtFix it is related to the Problem Solving technique used at Human Mngt to perform organizational and team diagnostics.
(additional resource at https://problemsolving.humanmngt.com )

Known Associates

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This MngtFix has been mentioned in relation to a number of MngtBugs such as…
“Lack of People Engagement”,
“Lack of Communication”,
“Lack of Stakeholders Buy-in”,
“Lack of Process Improvement”,
“Lack of People Motivation”
and of course “Organizational Silos”!

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Human Managers should strive to be humans while managing and be managed as humans! (yes, now you know where it came from ;) )

Written by

Eduardo Espinheira is a Consultant, Facilitator, Manager, Public Speaker, Creator of the Management Bugs&Fixes and the Machiavellian PM Stories

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