Lateral Thinking

Lateral Thinking is a method of solving problems using an indirect and creative approach. Edward de Bono has introduced many similar tools. We shall be discussing Critical thinking, Parallel Thinking and Six Thinking Hats.

Six Thinking Hats helps Agile Teams in analyzing their performance and the areas they can work upon to improve. It is an useful technique which can be used in Sprint Retrospective. We shall be discussing the features of all the six hats and the roles of the Scrum Team in the Sprint Retrospective using the Six hats approach using some practical scenarios.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Talk

The presentation shall be an interactive session.

Learning Outcome

The audience shall appreciate the content and understand the importance of Lateral Thinking.

Target Audience

Anyone with an interest in the topic can attend the session.

Prerequisites for Attendees

Anyone with an interest in the topic can attend the session.

schedule Submitted 7 months ago

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  • Gaurav Rastogi
    By Gaurav Rastogi  ~  6 months ago
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    I think the submission could be improved by:

    • I se your note that you are working on updating the presentation just one more thing that We need to link this topic in our perspective e.g: which roles should possess this  also how it links to this role in what situations etc.
    • Sai Tejeswee Parvatam
      By Sai Tejeswee Parvatam  ~  6 months ago
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      Hi Gaurav,

      I have added more details on Six Thinking Hats and how it can be added as a technique for conducting the Sprint Retrospective. The presentation also talks about the roles of the Scrum Team during the Retrospective when the Six Hats approach is applied.

      Kindly view the latest slides and provide your comments.

      Thanks

      Sai Tejeswee

  • Diana Kirkova
    By Diana Kirkova  ~  6 months ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    • Thank you for the different point of view.

    I think the submission could be improved by:

    • The description of the talk could be more descriptive with more details
    • If there are some case studies or practical experience to share will have a lot of value
    • Sai Tejeswee Parvatam
      By Sai Tejeswee Parvatam  ~  6 months ago
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      Hi Diana,

      I have updated  my presentation providing more details about the Six Hats Approach and how it can be used as a technique in the Sprint retrospective. I shall be discussing practical scenarios during the talk to explain the topic. 

      Kindly view the latest slides and provide your comments.

      Thanks

      Sai Tejeswee

       

    • Sai Tejeswee Parvatam
      By Sai Tejeswee Parvatam  ~  6 months ago
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      Thank you for the comments. I am working on the same and update you shortly.

      Thanks

      Sai Tejeswee

       

  • Mohammed Javid
    By Mohammed Javid  ~  6 months ago
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    I like these aspects of the submission, and they should be retained:

    • Lateral Thinking by the team 

    I think the submission could be improved by:

    • Practical Examples/Scenarios of using Lateral Thinking at the work place
    • Insights from practical experiences like challenges etc for facilitation of Lateral Thinking with team
    • Suggestions/Do's and Don'ts for for facilitation of Lateral Thinking with team
    • Video clip if available for any of earlier presentations
    • Sai Tejeswee Parvatam
      By Sai Tejeswee Parvatam  ~  6 months ago
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      Dear Sir,

      I have updated the presentation. 

      1. Challenges in facilitating lateral thinking with the team has been included. 

      2. Suggestions for facilitation of the Lateral Thinking has been included.

      3. Real time scenarios will be discussed to explain the topics.

      4. Unfortunately, I do not have any video recordings of my earlier presentations. 

      Kindly view the latest slides and provide your views.

      https://drive.google.com/open?id=1MzD80_8Tiaf6Fu2qEzy6sThnrT6oRrLT

       

      Thanks

      Sai Tejeswee

       

    • Sai Tejeswee Parvatam
      By Sai Tejeswee Parvatam  ~  6 months ago
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      Dear Sir,

      Thanks for the comments. I am working on the comments provided. I will be giving my response by July 19, 2019.

      Thanks

      Sai Tejeswee