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Attentive Problem Solving & Creative Thinking Course , Johannesburg

October 10 @ 12:00 am - October 12 @ 5:00 pm SAST

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Attentive Problem Solving & Creative Thinking Course: Introduction

This workshop combines three key skills, Problem Solving, Creative Thinking and Attention Management to up skill yourself and/or your employees to solve real business problems and hence add value.
Today’s businesses are often faced with challenging and multi-dimensional problems. One has to make decisions in the context of balancing conflicting stakeholders objectives and various risks. This workshop combines 3 unique skills; i.e. Creativity, Problem Solving and Attention management to be armed to deal with the most complex of business decisions.
This workshop will give participants:

  • a good general overview of the creative problem solving process. We teach participants tools such as brainstorming, information gathering, identifying solutions and defining resources.
  • permission to assess the potential of any solution, no matter how weird it is. Successful problem solvers tend to use the same type of processes to identify and implement solutions to their problems.
  • Enhanced Attention Management Skills – A less distracted employee is a more efficient employee and we believe that an emotionally invested employer or employee is a more productive one. We deal with focused attention, sustained attention and selective attention as well as other types of attention.

Benefits: Attentive Problem Solving & Creative Thinking Course

  • Improve your effectiveness by fixing problems more easily
  • Devise Creative Solutions to Problems
  • Approve Attentiveness
  • Learn how to assist in effective team problem solving
  • Feel positive that your problem solving is sound
  • Learn how to be innovative in your problem fixing
  • Reduce crisis management circumstances

Course Outline: Attentive Problem Solving & Creative Thinking Course

Day 1: Problem Solving

  • The Solving Problems Method: • Creative Solving; Steps
  • Information Gathering
  • Problem Definition
  • Preparing for Brainstorming
  •  Generating Solutions • Brainstorming Basics•; Duncker Diagrams; Mind Mapping; • The Morphological Matrix
    • The Blink Method; • The 6 Thinking Hats
  • Analyzing Solutions
  •  Selecting a Solution
  • Planning Your Next Steps
  • Recording Key Learnings

•Day 2: Attention Management Course :Course Outline

  • Attention management
  •  Types of attention
  • Strategies for goal setting
  • Meditation
  • Training your attention (Mushin, Meditation)
  • Attention zones model
  • SMART Goals
  • Keeping yourself focused
  • Procrastination
  • Prioritising your time

Day 3: Creative Problem Solving Course :Course Outline

  • What is Creativity?
  • Getting Inspired
  • Improving Your Creative Mind Set: Open Mind; Do Not Judge; Favorable Mind Set; Make Associations;
    Keep a Journal; Concern Assumptions; Creative Confidence
  • Curiosity
  • Be Confident
  • Think Like a Child
  • Environmental Factors
  • Individual Brainstorming.

Course Duration

3 day/s

Who should attend: Creative Problem Solving Course

Managers, Supervisors and Team Leaders (including new managers)

Anyone who want to improve  problem solving techniques, attention management and creative problem solving

IMPORTANT ACTION: Do Not Wait To Improve Your Skills.  

Book Now By Completing Online Booking Form / Customised Proposal or Obtain Approval For Your Already Received Customised Proposal

Public Schedule – Please Download Brochure and Booking Form

  • Johannesburg: 11-13 Jun 2018
  • Johannesburg: 10-12 Oct 2018
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    October 10 @ 12:00 am
    October 12 @ 5:00 pm
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    Corner Grayston Drive & Rivonia Road
    Sandton, Gauteng South Africa