The answer to last week’s lateral thinking challenge. Q: Jason is lying dead. He has a metal bar across his back and some food in front of him. How did he die?
A: Jason is a mouse caught in a mouse trap.
Often is it is simply the ability to look at things from different perspectives that allows for a different answer to fall into one’s lap. The ability routinely shift perspective to see multiple possibilities is too often one lacking in business and Government. For those wanting to learn how to do so and how to think laterally, join us for our Six Thinking Hats® training this December in Melbourne and walk away with powerful thinking tools to improve both your business and personal lives.
This week’s Mental Floss challenge is:
Q: A woman had two sons who were born at the same hour of the same day of the same year, but they were not twins. How could this be?
The answer will appear with next week’s lateral thinking challenge.