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298 reviews

About the Course

In a very competitive workplace, demonstrating your ability to turn challenges into opportunities is an important to way stand out to hiring managers and to your existing management/leadership. In this course, you will learn how to utilize the knowledge and skills needed to leverage left- and right-brain thinking, analyze problems, spur creativity, and implement innovative ideas for your workplace. Using the power of design thinking and Creative Problem Solving models you will work toward data-driven solutions to workplace challenges. You will engage in an active process of identifying/defining a specific challenge, generating a plan to address the challenge, collecting and analyzing data/information in order to sell your solution to your leadership, implementing your data-driven solution, and evaluating success of the solution. Course Outcomes: 1. Understand Design, out-of-the box, whole brain thinking, Your workplace strengths 2. Apply Qualitative and scientific research method for workplace problems, Setting priorities and analyzing for outcomes 3. Apply Creative problem solving and creative thinking, using creative techniques to overcome challenges and bring about innovation 4. Create Action plan, Learn to implement innovative ideas and present ideas Please Note: This course is scheduled to close new learner enrollment on November 15th, 2021, and fully close on May 15th, 2022. All graded assignments, including peer reviews, must be completed by May 15th in order to be accepted for Certificate credit....

Top reviews

Oct 2, 2020

Thanks to both the Faculty for such a wonderful and exploratory concepts through out the course. Really helped refresh some of the topics learnt long back and new ones put into practice straight up.

Mar 31, 2020

It is a wonderful course. A lot of good exercises. Feeling of Self-discovery and there is a lot of takeaways. Thank you for the course. Look forward to see more such courses in a time to come

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By Pratika S

Dec 15, 2020

Fantastic Course....learned a lot


Dec 28, 2020

Overview Subjects are very good.

By Deleted A

Nov 1, 2020

I thoroughly enjoyed the course!

By Kamille M B

Aug 3, 2020

This course is helpful for me!

By John A M

May 18, 2020

Excellent learning experience.

By Infinite I

May 9, 2020

nice designed

full of knowledge

By Muhammad F K

Apr 9, 2020

Excellent, Was Worth The Time!

By Timothy L A

May 27, 2020

Am happy and have learnt alot

By Md. R H

Apr 27, 2020

Thank you for the opportunity

By Jacqueline D

Apr 15, 2020

Learned a lot in this course!

By Naufal A

May 5, 2020

I'm very happy this is good


Apr 13, 2020

Thanks for the opportunity.

By Md A R

Apr 11, 2020

Nice one. Love this course.

By Jeffrin V k j

Oct 7, 2021

it was a very good course.


Jul 22, 2021

helps in critical thinking

By Dr. B R A

Apr 17, 2020

Excellent Training Course.

By Pooja J

Sep 20, 2021

Excellent course material

By Mousumi C

Jun 26, 2020

It is a excellent course.

By Carmen m

May 7, 2020

Excelentes facilitadores!


Oct 22, 2020

it was best way to learn

By G V

Apr 6, 2020

Nice Keep it up coursera

By Jason P

Aug 21, 2020

Very thought provoking.


Aug 2, 2020

Was an excellent course

By Dr. G C

Jun 21, 2020

Great Course must learn

By Imtiaz A C

Apr 30, 2020

i am totally satisfied.