Toolbox

Below you will find a list of methods to help you in creative work.
Each link takes you to a page that describes When to use it, How to use it, Examples and a description of How it works.

Brainstorming

Absence Thinking

Art Streaming

Assumption Busting

Attribute Listing

Braindrawing

Brainmapping

Brainwriting

Breakdown

Challenge

Crawford Slip Method

Day in the Life Of

Delphi Method

Doodling

Essence

Forced Conflict

Guided Imagery

How-How Diagram

How To

Incubation

The Kipling Method (5W1H)

Lateral Thinking

Lotus Blossom

Chunking

Mind Mapping

Modeling

Morphological Analysis

Nominal Group Technique

Pause

Post-Up

Provocation

PSI

Random Words

Rightbraining

Role-Play

Remembrance

Reversal

Reverse Brainstorming

Rubber-Ducking

SCAMPER

Six Thinking Hats

Storyboarding

Take a Break

Talk Streaming

TRIZ Contradiction Analysis
- TRIZ 40 Principles
- TRIZ Contradictions

Unfolding

Value Analysis / Value Engineering

Visioning

Wishing

Write Streaming

 

Breakdown

CATWOE

Challenge

Chunking

Context Map

A Day in the Life Of

Is – Is Not

How To

The Kipling Method (5W1H)

Moment of Truth (MoT) Analysis

Positives / Negatives

Problem Statement

Purposing

Reversal

Setting Priorities

Storyboarding

Value Analysis

Visioning

 

Effective Questions for Reflection