Problem-solving and effective decision-making are essential skills in today’s fast-paced and ever-changing workplace. Both require a systematic yet creative approach to address today’s business concerns. This course will teach an overarching process of how to identify problems to generate potential solutions and how to apply decision-making styles in order to implement and assess those solutions. Through this process, you will gain confidence in assessing problems accurately, selecting the appropriate decision-making approaches for the situation at hand, making team decisions, and measuring the success of the solution’s implementation. Using case studies and situations encountered by class members, you will explore proven, successful problem-solving and decision-making models and methods that can be readily transferred to workplace projects.
About this Course
What you will learn
Explain both the affordances and limitations associated with problem-solving and decision-making
Reflect on how mindset and personal bias influence your ability to solve problems and make decisions
Explain and discuss how organizational decisions or non-decisions impact personal development, team dynamics, and company-wide performance
Articulate how both good and bad team decisions can benefit your professional growth
Skills you will gain
- Decision Theory
- Problem Solving
- Critical Thinking
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Identify the Problem
Make the Decision
Implement and Assess the Solution
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- 2 stars1.78%
- 1 star1.07%
TOP REVIEWS FROM EFFECTIVE PROBLEM-SOLVING AND DECISION-MAKING
It's a very effective course for people who are in leadership positions, the materials were excellent and the professor explained the topics with clear examples.
I found Rob Stone to be a very easy teacher to follow. The class was designed well and made it easy for me to understand how to use data and charts to make decisions in business!
Basic course about therethical models to make decisions within standard situations in the work environment. less relevant for making individual decisions in the workplace.
A concise and informative course. The course consolidates my fundamental knowledge about the different components and concepts of problem-solving and decision-making. I really learned a lot.
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