Posts Tagged 'Psychology Study'

Innovation – The Candle Puzzle

June 22 20113 Commented

Categorized Under: Team Building Tools

Karl Duncker, a Gestalt psychologist, set up an experiment testing the ingenuity of the human mind.  On a table he placed a box of tacks, a book of matches, and a candle. The objective, attach the candle to the wall.  Participants eyed down the materials.  Some tried to use the tacks to fasten the candle […]