How to Ask Questions Like Socrates

How to Ask Questions Like Socrates

06.14.12Daniel Dworkin

Four tactics helpful in sharpening your question-asking capabilities

Using the Socratic Method in business can be a great idea -- it teaches your people to fish instead of doling out fish one by one.

Asking strong questions might sound simple in theory, but it can be quite difficult in practice. This article gives you four tactics helpful in sharpening your question-asking capabilities. While you might be able to get away with, or even flourish, by providing answers immediately, as you gain responsibility in this increasingly complex and global world, learning to ask versus tell will become a necessity.

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