Problem solving, whether we are working on a task or assignment at hand, working on a school project or it is our daily life problem that we come across with, the skills or interventions that we use underline our capability to solve them. These generic skills extensively contribute to the solution of any problem. It is not always easy to find solution for our problems, by identifying them and solving them rationally makes things easier for to us to deal with. Problem solving involves decision making, it is not only implementable in academic achievement but is of importance in our life.
EFFECTIVE PROBLEM SOLVING STEPS:
v Identifying what the problem is.
v Recognizing your emotional responses to it.
v Rationally thinking about the problem.
v Devising a plan.
v Action plan.
While solving problem you will come across various solutions for your problem, analyze the one which is more effective in the long run. Focusing on short term problem solving leads to more problems later on.