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Six Solutions Tools

Our Six Solutions Tools model has helped thousands of practitioners all over the world get a great start with their SF. This model, first published in The Solutions Focus book, takes the flexible yet hard-to-define practice of SF and presents it as six practical tools. Taken together and used skilfully, these tools can build a sophisticated package for managers, coaches and consultants to build their own solutions quickly and confidently.

The Six Solutions Tools are:

  • Platform - who is a customer and for what?
  • Future Perfect - life in detail with the problem vanished
  • Scale - where are we now?
  • Counters - finding what's working
  • Affirm - spotting useful strengths and resources
  • Small actions - next steps to build on what's already working


Read more about the Six Solutions Tools in
The Solutions Focus book.
Or join an online certificate course and become a skilful user!

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