Considering the concept of productive thinking, provide an example of unproductive thinking within an organization. Detail specific failures in the thinking process and how they could have been avoided.
Productive thinking uses strategies such as: (Deirdre, 2012)
-Fluency - This is the ability to think of many ideas.
-Flexibility - This is the ability to think of varied ideas; different angles and perspectives.
-Originality - This is the ability to think of unusual or new ideas.
-Elaboration - This is the ability to add to ideas already being suggested in an effort to make them better or more complete.
A discussion regarding the concepts of productive and unproductive thinking within an organization including specific failures in thinking processes. 207 words, 1 reference.