The main and proven advantages of our "Technique for Innovation Problem Solving" (TIPS) are the following: 1. A clear distinction between the three group participant functions of project manager, process leader and group member. 2. A logical step by step process in which nothing is lost, which can be easily learned and applied, and is highly acceptable by all involved . 3. The full integration of the respective project manager who makes all decisions regarding the solution to his problem (content) whereas all process decisions are made by the process leader.