10 ways to think like Bill Gates

Published on October 1, 2011

There are 10 ways to think like Bill Gates:

  1. Prioritize
  2. **Ask smarter questions


  1. **Make data-driven decisions**.

  1. **Divorce your ego**

  1. **Frame the problem

  1. ****Get perspectives on the problem

  1. ****Model the problem**

  1. ****Think of the system and the ecosystem

  1. ******Think of the problem over time

  1. ******Think strategically**

This Bill Gate’s thinking framework is further elaborated on Sources of Insight. Another alternative framework would be the six hats way.