An Ax, a Razor, a Scissor, and a Knife Taught Me Four Problem Solving Techniques

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We use an ax (also written as ‘axe’) to cut the woods and trees. A knife is one of the oldest tools human beings use. Who doesn’t know when to use a razor? And the scissor? It’s one of those essential household items.



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Writer (Thinker), S. Entrepreneur, CEO, Web/Tech Cons., IR/AI Enthusiast, Polymath, & Global citizen — I write because it isn’t there.