The answer to last week’s challenge is. Q: Three coins are placed side by side in a row, touching each other. The leftmost coin (A), the middle coin (B), and the rightmost (C). How can you move A so that it will be between B and C without touching B or C?
A: Give A a gentle tap in the direction of B. B will push C without you having to touch it, forming a gap. Place A into the gap between B and C.
This week’s lateral thinking challenge is.
Q: In which direction is the bus traveling?
Speaking of challenging thinking and becoming better equipped to address our organisational challenges … The Six Thinking Hats is of the most powerful methods used that enables users to see and appreciate different perspectives and move beyond their habitual thinking styles.
We will be conducting training in the Six Thinking Hats methods in Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra in Aug, Sept & Oct. These sessions are ideal for facilitators, consultants, managers or anyone wishing to improve their thinking and the thinking of those around them. Whilst in Sydney we will also be conducting our accredited train-the-trainer sessions for those wishing to add to their strategy, facilitation and training offerings.
All course and registration details can be found in the links below.
The answer will appear along with next week’s Mental Floss.
Have a great weekend!