The Five Dreyfus Model Stages

In the 1970s, the brothers Dreyfus (Hubert and Stuart) began doing their seminal research on how people attain and master skills. The following are the five stages on the journey from novice to expert. Novices (or beginners) Novices, by definition, have little or no previous experience in this skill area. By “experience,” I mean specifically […]

[soft skills] A different approach to brainstorming

  Reverse brainstorming Reverse brainstorming helps you to solve problems by combining brainstorming and reversal techniques. Combining these you might be able to extend your brainstorming usage drawing out even more creative ideas. In order to use this technique you might start with one of two reverse questions: instead of asking: “how do I solve/prevent this problem?” ask: […]