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Creative Problem Solving

1hour 0.1CEUs
$10

The class is also available as part of a Knowledge Collection

$45 Management Essentials See Details  

Description

Making decisions seems like a pretty straight-forward process but we can certainly enhance the quality of our decisions by defining the problem and thinking through all the options before making a decision.

Learn how to think differently about issues and discover tools that may help you though the process.  Learn about creative thinking vs strategic thinking and when to apply each. 

You'll also learn ideas on how to develop your creative thinking skills and how to enhance your team dynamics!

 

This mobile-friendly class is accessible on any device, including tablets and phones.

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Creative Problem Solving

Goal: to understand how to thinking creatively and learn new techniques for solving problems

 

Table of Contents

  1. Defining the Problem
  2. Decision-Making
  3. Strategic Thinking
  4. Creative Thinking
  5. Team Dynamics

 

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate how to identify the root-cause of a situation
  • List at least 3 decision-making tools
  • Explain a SWOT analysis and its purpose
  • Identify at least 5 ways to promote creative thinking

 

 

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate how to identify the root-cause of a situation
  • List at least 3 decision-making tools 
  • Explain a SWOT analysis and its purpose
  • Identify at least 5 ways to promote creative thinking
Approved or accepted in:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington