A group technique for solving problems, generating ideas, and stimulating creative thinking through unrestrained spontaneous participation in discussion.
A graphical tool consisting of columns and rows that is used to compare alternatives while considering a list of specifications and constraints.
Someone recognized as a reliable source of knowledge, technique, or skill whose judgment is accorded authority and status by the public or their peers.
An experienced person in an organization or institution who trains and counsels new employees or students.
A grant made by a government that gives an individual or body the sole right to make, use, and sell an invention for a set period of time.