GA 066 | Practical Problem Solving: Part Three with Jon Miller

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In the third part of our Practical Problem Solving podcast series, Jon and I discuss Step 5, developing countermeasures. If you missed parts one and two, be sure to listen to those as well.

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Update: For links to the remaining podcasts in the series, see the Podcast Resources section below.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • A quote that inspires Jon (4:08)
  • Why we use the word “countermeasure” (6:42)
  • How to develop countermeasures (12:32)
  • The “Three B’s” to coming up with countermeasures (14:48)
  • When and how to shift from generating to organizing ideas (18:47)
  • What Set-Based Concurrent Engineering entails (27:03)
  • Where Jon sees people go wrong (31:24)
  • A sneak peek into Step 6, seeing countermeasures through (41:55)
  • How Jon’s book is coming along (43:12)

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