Business Problem Solving Training

Business Problem Solving Training

Course Overview

Develop Critical thinking Skills, fundamentals of problem-solving, and learn how to use problem solving techniques in a team environment.

Course Objectives

Work through the problem-solving process of identifying the problem, generating and implementing a solution, and confirming the elimination of the problem.

Use different critical thinking and information analysis skills such as reasoning, logic, quantitative analysis, and qualitative analysis.

Create and manage problem-solving teams by knowing how to conduct effective meetings and motivate team members. Identify problem-solving techniques in the corporate world by identifying the necessary skills of a problem solver and knowing about different corporate cultures.

Define the basic problem-solving approaches to effectively identify, manage, and solve problems.

Course Duration:
  • 2 days
Course Outline
Module 1: Problem solving Basics
  • Fundamentals of problem solving
  • Discussing problem solving
  • Handling problems
  • Identifying problems
  • Effective problem-solving approaches
  • Discussing effective problem-solving approaches
Module 2: Problem solving in the corporate world
  • Problem solvers
  • Identifying problem solvers and their skills
  • The corporate problem-solving culture
  • Identifying the corporate culture
Module 3: Problem-solving process
  • Identifying problems
  • Analyzing the situation
  • Gathering information
  • Identifying solution criteria
  • Committing to a solution
  • Generating solutions
  • Choosing the best solution
  • Implementing a solution
  • Confirming problem elimination
  • Measuring solution success
  • Managing solution project
  • Communicating problem-solving changes
Module 4: Critical thinking and information analysis
  • Critical thinking
  • Developing reasoning skills
  • Developing logic skills
  • Quantitative analysis
  • Discussing quantitative analysis techniques
  • Examining financial analysis techniques
  • Discussing forecasting techniques
  • Qualitative analysis
  • Discussing qualitative analysis techniques
  • Thinking creatively in problem solving
  • Using analogies in problem solving
  • Discussing mind mapping
Module 5: Problem-solving teams
  • Managing problem-solving teams
  • Building a problem-solving team
  • Conducting team meetings
  • Driving a successful team
  • Encouraging team members
  • Interacting with team members