Creative Thinking 101: Effective Problem Solving Training Course

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Creative Thinking 101: How to Improve Your Creative Problem Solving Skills Overview:

Unleash the power of creative thinking and elevate your problem-solving skills with our 'Creative Thinking 101: How to Improve Your Creative Problem Solving Skills' course. This comprehensive creative thinking course integrates cognitive problem-solving skills training, practical problem-solving training, and a complex problem-solving course to provide a rich learning experience. You will be engaged in tactical problem-solving course exercises, tap into critical thinking and problem-solving training, and learn effective strategies from our problem-solving & decision-making training. This course is not just another problem-solving training but a journey that cultivates your creative thinking training while sharpening your problem-solving techniques training.


Target Audience:

  • Project managers
  • Business analysts
  • Research and development professionals
  • Operations managers
  • Strategy consultants
  • Anyone who wishes to improve their creative thinking and problem-solving skills


Targeted Organizational Departments:

  • Research and Development
  • Strategy
  • Operations
  • Human Resources
  • Innovation and Change Management


Targeted Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Consulting
  • Education


Course Offerings:

  • Application of creative problem-solving techniques
  • Utilization of root cause analysis in problem-solving
  • Informed decision-making under pressure
  • Facilitation of cognitive problem-solving


Training Methodology:

Our training methodology for 'Creative Thinking 101: How to Improve Your Creative Problem Solving Skills' combines theoretical lessons with practical exercises. We use case studies drawn from real-life scenarios to illustrate the application of problem solving & decision making training. Interactive sessions and group work form the backbone of our creative thinking course, enhancing the learning experience. Feedback sessions ensure personalized attention and constant improvement.


Course Toolbox:

  • Workbook for notes and reflections
  • Specialized software for virtual brainstorming and decision-making
  • A reading list of recommended books and articles on creative problem-solving
  • Online resources for continued learning
  • Practical problem-solving templates and checklists


Course Agenda:


Day 1: Cultivating the Creative Mindset

  • Topic 1: Introduction to Creative Thinking Training: Enhance creative thought processes and learn how to harness the power of creativity.
  • Topic 2: Mindset Matters: Learn to embrace the creative problem-solving training, focusing on cognitive and emotional factors.
  • Topic 3: Embracing the Unexpected: Dive into tactical problem-solving course exercises that encourage adaptability and agility.
  • Reflection & Review: Reflect on the day's learnings about creative thinking and problem-solving training and review key takeaways.


Day 2: Digging Deeper into Creative Problem-Solving

  • Topic 1: Root Cause Analysis: As part of our root cause problem-solving training, learn to dig deeper into problems and identify underlying issues.
  • Topic 2: Emotional Intelligence in Problem-Solving: Understand how emotions play a significant role in problem-solving and decision-making training.
  • Topic 3: Effective Note-Taking for Problem-Solving: Harness the power of note-taking in our practical problem-solving training.
  • Reflection & Review: Reflect on the effective problem-solving training strategies learned today and identify areas for future practice.


Day 3: Innovating with Others

  • Topic 1: Collaborative Problem-Solving: Experience training in creative thinking through collaborative exercises.
  • Topic 2: Leveraging Diversity: Learn how varied perspectives can enhance the creative problem-solving process.
  • Topic 3: Interactive Session on Board Games and Video Games as Learning Tools: Understand the value of these tools in enhancing cognitive problem-solving skills training.
  • Reflection & Review: Reflect on the power of collaborative creative thinking and problem-solving training.


Day 4: Refining and Improving Your Ideas

  • Topic 1: Giving Your Ideas a Second Look: Utilize the strategies from our problem-solving techniques training to refine and improve your ideas.
  • Topic 2: Harnessing Technology: Discover how tools like PowerPoint can augment our creative thinking training.
  • Topic 3: Others' Evaluation of Your Ideas: Gain valuable feedback on your ideas in this critical thinking and problem-solving training exercise.
  • Reflection & Review: Reflect on the importance of refinement in the problem-solving process and plan next steps for continuous improvement.


Day 5: Thinking Big and Beyond

  • Topic 1: The Power of Daydreaming: As part of the creative thinking course, understand the value of letting your mind wander to find novel solutions.
  • Topic 2: Expanding Your Canvas: Think big and broad as part of this complex problem-solving course segment.
  • Topic 3: Learning from Children: Understand how a child's perspective can refresh your own creative thinking.
  • Reflection & Review: Reflect on the creative problem-solving journey, review key insights from the problem-solving training, and plan your next steps for implementation.


How This Course is Different from Other Creative Thinking & Problem Solving Courses:

Unlike other courses that focus on either creative thinking or problem solving, our course combines both aspects to provide a comprehensive learning experience. Our course is not just a simple problem-solving course; it's a combination of a creative thinking course with practical, tactical, and complex problem solving courses. Our unique approach ensures you get both a creative thinking training and a problem-solving training in a single package.

credits: 5 credit per day

Course Mode: full-time

Provider: Agile Leaders Training Center