Systems Thinking, Episode #1 What are Wicked Problems and why should I care?

In a series of blog posts, I want to share how you can use Systems Thinking to resolve complex problems. Systems Thinking aims at understanding and possibly solving complex problems. In this episode, I will focus on complex adaptive problems, also known as “Wicked Problems”.

Wicked problems are very difficult problems that don’t seem to have a simple solution. They’re like an inextricable knot. When you’ve unraveled one thread of the problem, new problems keep popping up.  Continue reading