Jugaar Playbook

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The first rule of jugaar is: Reframe the problem

The second rule of jugaar is: REFRAME THE PROBLEM!

Third rule of jugaar is: Follow your instincts

Fourth rule: Be flexible

Fifth rule: Reuse and recombine

Sixth rule: Do more with less

Seventh rule: Make adjustments

And the eighth and final rule: If you’re new to jugaar, run with it! ; )

While you’re at it……

 Think, Imagine & Draw

  • Use a wide range of idea creation techniques to generate new and radical thoughts
  • Visualize your ideas, jot/sketch them on paper, elaborate, refine, and analyze your schematics to maximize you creative endeavors

Ask Questions, Observe & Prototype 

  • Communicate your ideas to others, be open and responsive to new and diverse perspectives
  • Ask questions that clarify various points of view, observe, watch and learn from your environment
  • Gather inspiration to inspire new thinking – discover what you/people really need
  • Prototype, be inventive, work around constraints and view failure as an opportunity that leads to discovery
  • Understand that creativity and innovation is a cyclical process of small successes and frequent mistakes

Share and Collaborate 

  • Test, share, discuss and review your ideas, push past the obvious to get to breakthrough solutions
  • Share responsibility for collaborative work, and value individual contributions made by each team member
  • Leverage social and cultural differences to develop new ideas and boost both innovation and quality of work
  • Exercise flexibility and willingness to make necessary compromises to accomplish a common goal
  • Reflect critically on past experiences in order to inform future progress

Link to Jugaar Mindset mini posters post

Read more about our investigations by following the links below

Hum Hain Jugaari!

Creative Disruption in Non-formal Education

Freeplay For Everyone

The Jugaar Mindset

The Team

What We Do