Tom Hirschfield’s Rules of Thumb for Solving Problems Effectively

Ten ‘rules’ a research physicist uses to come up with ideas and approaches for solving problems

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I learned about Tom Hirschfield’s rules of thumb from A Whack on the Side of the Head by Roger von Oech. In the book, Roger said that he received an unusual letter and found it to be from a…




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