This examples help to make the participants loose, relaxed and open,
- "Ball game" the participants make a circle. They throw the ball between them (per random) and once they get it they need to give, for example, their opinion about a particular subject, present them selves, or other. This is a good way to collect information.
- "The six hats" Very simple and playful technique to identify different thinking and their different ability for problem solution. During a problem solution discussion, six different hats are distributed. Each hat represents a different thinking pattern or a different thinking aspect. The person carrying a hat needs to argument only using the respective pattern.