“We cannot solve our problems with the same level of thinking that created them” ―ALBERT EINSTEIN

MODULE AIM

Problem solving is an inherent part of managerial work. This module trains learners on both analytical and creative problem solving methods, on understanding the role of creativity and innovation in their own work, developing novel solutions to familiar and unfamiliar problems and looking at reality from different perspectives.

LEARNING CONTENT

  • analytical problem-solving
  • innovation techniques for creating proprietary advantages
  • creativity in problem-solving
  • understanding and overcoming the obstacles to creative problem-solving
  • developing multi-dimensional thinking
  • stages in creative thinking
  • ways to generate alternatives
  • implementing solutions through stakeholder engagement

MODULE OUTCOME

  • understand the steps in analytical problem-solving
  • learn to overcome barriers in problem-solving
  • apply techniques of creative thinking
  • engage stakeholders for maximum impact