4 Tips to Improve Your Problem-solving Skills

Hani Ameri
3 min readMay 12, 2022

“We can not solve our problems with the same level of thinking that created them.” - Albert Einstein

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Let’s elaborate more on the process of identifying and analysing complicated problems and turning them into manageable components

To solve a complex problem, it is crucial to break it down into smaller, more manageable pieces, which are then assigned to specific actions.

You can start to see the patterns and connections that might otherwise be hidden.

Problem-solving skills include identifying and solving the critical elements of a problem. This is one of the essential skills in solving problems.

Once you have done this, you can start to work on finding a solution that targets those specific areas.

It can be helpful if you create a visual representation of the problem, such as a mind map or flow chart.

This can make it easier to see the different elements and how they fit together.

You may also consider using brainstorming techniques such as SCAMPER or De Bono’s Six Thinking.

Most people in this world have dealt with a complex problem at least once.

Frequently, complex problems can seem impossible due to their complexity and seem daunting to solve.

“A problem well stated is a problem half solved.”

— John Dewey

Complex problems can be analysed and broken down into tiny, easier-to-manage complications when the right approach is taken.

When solving a complex problem, you must use your analytical and creative skills.

To be good at it, you need to be able to see the big picture and the details.

You also need to think outside the box and produce innovative solutions.

Here are some tips for improving your complex problem-solving skills:

1. Practice Brainstorming

There are many advantages of brainstorming when generating ideas and solutions to problems.

Hani Ameri

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