So you want to improve yourself and the world? Try using the mental tool box of an engineer! The mindset of engineer are not limited to solving technical problems. They are applicable to all aspects of life. r
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We’re taught to think of problem solving as a complex and serious task — full of heavy terms like “making concessions” and “compromise.” r
When you’re looking for the REAL answers, the place to find it is outside the mainstream. r
It’s tempting to believe that there’s a magic bullet, some way to fix our problems quickly and easily – without any effort, self-discipline or hard work.
And marketers know that this is how we think. They promise to spill the secrets, teach us easy tips that change our lives radically. r
Take the problem you have written down and set it to the side (or turn your back to your computer screen). Close your eyes and just breathe for a moment. Focus on your breath. If you begin to think about the problem, catch yourself and re-focus on your breath. r