As knowledge workers, we need to think well to solve important problems. Asking the right questions is how we find root causes for problems versus superficial ones.
The “5 Whys” is a powerful interrogative process for asking better questions. What is the 5 Whys process? That’s a great question!
- Overview article on The 5 Why’s (blog post)
- Mental Models explained (blog post)
- Lawyers As Knowledge Workers (blog post)
- The Power of A System, by John Fisher
- Email Newsletter Marketing course (referenced in episode)
- Co-Pilot Coaching program (referenced in episode)
BTW, I’d love to hear your questions or get feedback (if you want to record your thoughts using this cool tool).
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