The post 4 Easy Steps to Solving Every Problem in the Workplace resonated with me when I first read it. Then I set it aside, and just found it again today. And again, it resonates! The article is not specific to libraries, but a library IS a workplace. I think it works at home, too. What are those simple steps? I’m glad you asked!
Ask these 4 questions:
- What is the problem?
- What have you done to solve the problem?
- In trying to solve the problem, what have you learned about it?
- What’s your action list?
But to better understand this works, read the whole post and the examples of the process in action.