We all approach problems and problem solving differently – a lot of which has to do with our temperament, personality, and even upbringing. I’m a STRONG believer in the psychology behind birth-order, so I’m certain that comes into play as well. I mean, if I (an only child) can own up to what’s said about my kind, anyone can own up to anything!
Plot twist: Yes, we drift toward the spoiled lane. 😛
The flowchart below will tell you, not only what kind of problem solver you are but will also give you advice on becoming an EVEN better problem solver based upon your predisposition. I am an “intuitive” problem solver – and I would have bet you anything that was exactly where I’d land!
How Good Are Your Problem-Solving Skills?, courtesy of CashNetUSA
Speaking of the Psychology of Birth Order… the following book is a fascinating read!