10 COMPONENTS FOR DEVELOPING A THINKING ENVIRONMENT – #6 ENCOURAGEMENT
The sixth component necessary for creating a ‘Thinking Environment’ is Encouragement. Encouragement allows us to think clearly and more creatively. When we feel discouraged or if there is competition, people don’t think well. An attitude of mutual support promotes encouragement which in turn enables good thinking.
This perspective of thinking that I am sharing with you is based on the work of Nancy Kline in her brilliant book, ‘Time to Think’.