lateral thinking

Uchronies, the Possibility of Changing the Past

”In 1933, US president Roosevelt was assassinated and the country did not recover from the Great Depression. The United States maintained an isolationist policy and they did not intervene in the Second World War. Without the intervention from the United…

Being More Creative is an Achievable Goal

Einstein, Picasso, Stravinsky, Freud, Eliot, Graham, Gandhi. The greatest achievements in all of human history are all products of creativity. Seeing loose ends that other people don’t… asking questions and giving answers that no one else has. And that is…

Divergent Thinking: What It Is and How to Develop It

Divergent thinking, or lateral thinking, is about generating multiple creative solutions to the same problem. It is a spontaneous, fluid, non-linear mental approach based on curiosity and nonconformity. In fact, it is also a type of thinking very common in…