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Electronic Newsletter                 Issue 2011-02

 

Feb. 2011

 

 

To help increase potential to produce results.

 

 

 

Training Participant

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"Shirley has been the biggest and best asset to the team since we've been together. Thank you Shirley for wanting to help us and doing it." - Handling Potential

 

"Shirley has brought our team together as a better team and has helped with our goals."

- Decision Making

 

"I enjoy taking classes led by Shirley because of her enthusiasm for her subject matter."

- Flexible Thinking

 

"Shirley has an astounding depth and breadth of knowledge. She is always willing to share her knowledge in creative ways."

- Initiating Change

 

"Shirley keeps us on track and helps us understand the teaming concepts, helping us to understand QC tools and concepts".

- Tech Requirements

 

 

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Striking Statistic

 

It takes less than 8 seconds for an idea, suggestion, or proposal to be criticized. 

 

Timely Tip

 

The 6 Thinking Hats designed by Edward DeBono can be a great help in meetings for any type of team trying to get work done.  For example, the 6 hats work well in decision-making and problem solving meetings.  The black and yellow hats can be used to explore both the risky and beneficial aspects of an idea in a rational way.  The blue and green hats help with controlling the meeting and encouraging creative thinking.  Whereas the white and red hats require analysis of data while allowing a safe way to express emotions tied to an idea.

 

The following table is a one-word descriptor for each hat color:

Blue = Control

Green = Creative

Yellow = Positive Black = Negative
Red = Feeling White = Fact

 

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