Thinking is an essential skill, yet most of us learn it by 'osmosis'. Like any skill, it can be sharpened by focusing on our methodology.
Articulating the 'rules of the game' into a sound theoretical framework, and supplementing it with structured techniques, can take thinking to another level in areas such as:
analysing, assessing and synthesising information
making high-stakes judgments or decisions
analysing and solving problems
developing strategy, or
marshalling and communicating arguments.
aim to raise performance by:
- creating awareness of how we think and of what can go wrong with our thinking
- providing a theoretical framework that clarifies what tasks demand
- introducing techniques that enhance analytical ability, and help avoid common pitfalls that lead judgments astray. More...
give you the benefits of structured analytic techniques without you having to master the tools. Under the facilitator's guidance, you tackle your specific issues methodically and efficiently by combining your subject-matter expertise with the facilitator's application of the relevant techniques. More...