Tips to improve problem-solving skills as a programmer

1. Understand the problem:  It is important to first understand the problem statement and what the problem is asking for. This will help guide your thinking and problem solving process.

2. Develop a plan:  Once you understand the problem, you can develop a plan of attack. This plan will help you organize your thoughts and ideas

3. Break the problem down into smaller pieces: Trying to solve a large, complex problem can be overwhelming. To make the problem more manageable, break it down into smaller sub-problems.

4. Be creative:  Don’t be afraid to think outside the box when solving problems. Sometimes the best solutions are the ones that are the most creative.

5. Be persistent:  Don’t give up if you don’t find an immediate solution. Often, the best solutions come after many attempts. Keep working at it and you’ll eventually find a solution that works.

6. Be flexible:  Be willing to try different approaches to solving the problem. If one approach isn’t working, don’t be afraid to try something