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60-minute live streaming program
  • November 5
  • 1:00 - 2:00 pm EST

Creative Problem Solving Techniques - A Blueprint for Success

November 5

Learn how to explore and apply creative problem solving techniques that we all can use.

Watching tv, you see and hear different information being beamed to your brain. Is it true? How do you know that? Do you believe it? Do you have a choice? This topic is designed to make us better consumers of information; helping us direct information into useful bits of data we can use to solve problems. Once you start asking questions and adapt this into your life, you won’t be just another zombie allowing everything to enter your mind unexamined, unquestioned and unfiltered. You’ll be a changed person. In this material, you will be guided in dissecting a couple of case studies; while on the way applying concepts and explore our own way we can solve problems.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to describe your own thought process.
  • You will be able to explain how you arrived at a particular solution to a problem.
  • You will be able to recognize flaws and how to correct them in your own thought process.
  • You will be able to review and share this information with others.

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Agenda

Be Skeptical, Ask Questions, Be Willing to Wonder
  • Be Curious
    • Not Believing and Accepting Everything You See for the First Time
    • Ask Why?
  • What Is the Other Side of This Story?
    • What Is Being Left out?
    • How Do We Ask Questions
Define the Problem, and Examine the Definition of Terms
  • Identify the Issues in Concrete Terms
    • What Is the True Topic
    • What Words Are Being Used to Describe the Problem
Examine the Evidence
  • What Are Your Biases, How Do You Really Want the Evidence to Turn out
  • Hearsay or Wishes Can't Be Used as Evidence
Cautions in Drawing Conclusions From Evidence
  • Conclusions Can Differ
  • True Experiment (Cause and Effect) or Correlational (+,-)
  • For a Cause and Effect Relationship to Be True, the Cause Has to Produce the Effect 100% of the Time
Consideration of Alternative Explanations for Evidence
  • What Are Other Influencing Factors
  • What Else Might Have Been the Cause of This? (Reference Defining the Problem)
  • What Is Not Being Shown, Represented, Repressed?
What About Your Biases and Assumptions
  • What Do I Want to Hear?
  • Do I Automatically Discount If It Doesn't Agree With What I've Learned Before?
  • Considering Evidence That May Contradict Your Beliefs
Emotional Reasoning vs. Rationality
  • Feelings
  • Emotions
Over Simplication or Over Generalization
  • Looking Beyond the Obvious
  • What Else Can Be True About This?
  • What Else Is Being Hidden or Left out or Covered Over
Tolerate Uncertainty
  • Settle on Guiding Beliefs (?)
  • Be Willing to Change in the Face of Changing Evidence
  • If the Current Beliefs Still Work Keep Them, If Not Upgrade Them to Something Better
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  • This program qualifies for 1.0 continuing education hour(s) towards maintaining your ASA credential. Please contact ASA for more information at [email protected]
     
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  • This program has been approved for 1.0 recertification credit hours toward general recertification through the HR Certification Institute. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.
     
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  • Lorman Education Services is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. This program is valid for 1.0 PDC(s) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.
     

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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This live webinar is designed for supervisors, team leaders, business owners and managers, presidents, vice presidents, human resource managers and others with management responsibilities.

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Over 32 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Mel Coe, PhD

Mel Coe, PhD

Mel Coe and Partners

  • Works with small business owners in designing training programs for a successful business
  • Trains bookkeepers, the sales force and supervisory management
  • Wrote several books on Peachtree Accounting® published through John Wiley & Sons
  • Former college professor at Piedmont College and DeVry University having taught at the doctoral and master’s levels
  • Research interests are in critical thinking and problem solving
  • Lifetime member of Sigma Beta Delta and Delta Mu Delta, honorary business societies
  • Ph.D. degree in education, Colorado State University; M.B.A. degree, LaGrange College
  • Can be contacted at 770-314-7243 or [email protected]
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Product ID: 406601
Published 2019
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