Successful interview

Interviewer at a reputed business school said to the student "I shall either ask you ten easy questions or one really...
Spartacus. Example of creative decision

Spartacus creative solution

Spartacus had been surrounded and locked by the Roman cohorts at the top of Mount Vesuvius. A huge army stood in front of  him and a deep chasm...
Sarah Bernhardt. creative decision making.

Sarah Bernardth creative solution

The great French actress Sarah Bernhardt, at the height of her fame, has found a rival in the person of one young actress, who...

Missing petrol

During the gasoline transporting from one plant to another, the fuel tanker ever wasted 10 liters of gasoline. The process of filling the tank...

Brilliant simplicity – example of Creative Problem Solving

One Major Research Institute has been tasked to measure the temperature of weevil, a pest beetle. Long-term investigations and the use of expensive equipment were...
Napoleon's creative solution

Napoleon’s creative solution

In 1804, Napoleon Bonaparte desired to take the title of Emperor in order to possess a great Western empire, just as his idol Charles...

The school inspection

A school teacher knew that the school superintendent would visit the next day. The superintendent would ask questions such as spellings or mental...

The Light Switches Riddle

There are three switches outside a closed room. There are three lamps inside the room. You can flip the switches as much as you...

The Relativity of Truth

“What is your age?” asked the judge. “Remember you’re under oath” “I am twenty one years and some months” the woman answered. Really she was an...

A cup of tea

A man called to a waiter in a restaurant, "There's a fly in my tea!" The waiter replied, "I will bring you a fresh...

Round or square?

This is frequently asked interview puzzle Why is it better to have round manhole covers than square ones?Round covers cannot be dropped or fall down...
Cheops pyramid height 139 m

Measuring the Great Pyramid

While the famous Greek philosopher Thales of Miletus was in Egypt, he was asked to find out the height of the Great Cheops pyramid. How could...