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302 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 Dr. G C

Jun 21, 2020

Great Course must learn

By Imtiaz A C

Apr 30, 2020

i am totally satisfied.

By Abhinav

Aug 27, 2020

Nice course.Thank you.

By Supiya P

Jan 28, 2021

it was very benefical

By Abayomi A

Jul 18, 2020

Absolutely Brilliant!

By ioannis s

May 27, 2020

great job

keep going!

By Winston A W

May 7, 2020

Excellent, thank you.

By Joreene C

Apr 28, 2020

Excellent instructor!

By Алмабек И

May 16, 2020

Thank you very much!


Jul 9, 2020

Simply Excellent!!!

By Ishant D

Apr 28, 2020

Great experience!!!

By Kaiquan M

Jun 24, 2020

Interesting course

By Gangone R

Jun 20, 2020

very useful course

By oumaima f

Jul 14, 2020


By Dr. S U

Jul 7, 2020

Interesting to do

By Olayori A

May 17, 2020

Very enlightening

By Than T Z

Feb 6, 2020

this is helpful!!

By Amit K M

Dec 23, 2020

excellent course

By Kiran V

Nov 25, 2020

Excellent course

By Samruddhi B

Sep 28, 2020

very informative


Jul 6, 2020

I am very happy.

By Prashant K G

Jun 5, 2020

excellent course

By Abhishek B

Apr 28, 2020

Very informative


Sep 22, 2020


By Krishna K

Sep 12, 2020

amazing course