Course Detail(MP166 : Unleash the Potential of Creative Thinking)

MP166 : Unleash the Potential of Creative Thinking NEW

7.00 CPE Hours (Others)
Classroom


Programme Objective
 
Tough problems -solving requires the ability to define the true problem, analyse the possible causes, create options, select the most feasible option and then implement it. A systematic approach will give you the techniques to resolve the problem in a creative way.
 
This one-day creative thinking workshop should help participants enhance their skills to find sustainable solutions and learn new ways to approach problem solving to reach win-win decisions.
 
Its key objectives are to:

  • Identify problems using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Generate multiple solutions using creative thinking techniques to generate ideas solve workplace problems
  • Evaluate and implement an action plan to resolve workplace problems

Programme Outline

  • Generating “Solution Ideas” using Creative Thinking
    • Difference between creativity and innovation
    • Difference between analytical thinking and creative thinking
    • Unlocking creative mind trap
    • Killer phrases and Idea grower
  • Analytical versus Creative Problem Solving
    • Brainstorming
    • How to concept
    • Scamper technique
    • What if statements
    • Reversal statement
  • Evaluate Possible Ideas for Solution to the Root Cause of a Problem
    • Testing the solutions
    • Setting important criteria
    • Decision matrix

Training Methodology
 
The approach to delivering the workshop is hands-on and skill-based throughout. The learning environment is highly interactive between the workshop leader and participants, and among the participants themselves. Peer learning from sharing experiences will be strongly encouraged. Learning methods include facilitator’s short input, group exercises and feedback, self-assessments, brainstorming, role plays and case studies related to real life applications.

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

This workshop is ideal for anyone who is or will be involved in problem-solving and need to generate multiple creative solutions to problems.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Date & Time

20 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 337.05
For Non-Members: $ 404.46

Programme Facilitator(s)

Caroline Josephine Dawson

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709

Date & Time

14 Oct 2019 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Registration is closed

Programme Facilitator(s)

Caroline Josephine Dawson

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Funding

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Programme Facilitator(s)


Caroline Josephine Dawson

A former journalist, Caroline’s professional work experience as a Corporate Trainer, Keynote Speaker, Facilitator for as long as 18 years has required her to market the value of her programs and persuade clients to value and understand the urgency of good communication and management skills in the work force. As an ACTA certified WSQ trainer, she has also worked with the Workforce Development Agency of Singapore to develop training content for the Employability Skills System where she successfully attained industry approved competencies in conducting, planning and designing competency based assessments for communication workshops.
 
Her experience in working with public and private sector training has become one of her training strengths. Participants of her training workshops attest to her motivational, instructional and highly experiential training methodology that have helped them in their workplace business writing. Caroline has trained operational, supervisory and managerial staff from various organisations.
 
She holds a Master of Arts in Mass Communication from NTU (Singapore) and has attained the Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) certification through the London Teacher Training College and also teaches English as a foreign language. Caroline is also an MBTI®, DISC Accredited Administrator, Enneagram and Lumina Emotion/Spark practitioner and she has administered the tools to top level managers and supervisors on managing their leadership styles and team members. She is currently pursuing her doctorate studies in Business Administration through a Paris-based business school.


Programme Objective
 
Tough problems -solving requires the ability to define the true problem, analyse the possible causes, create options, select the most feasible option and then implement it. A systematic approach will give you the techniques to resolve the problem in a creative way.
 
This one-day creative thinking workshop should help participants enhance their skills to find sustainable solutions and learn new ways to approach problem solving to reach win-win decisions.
 
Its key objectives are to:

  • Identify problems using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Generate multiple solutions using creative thinking techniques to generate ideas solve workplace problems
  • Evaluate and implement an action plan to resolve workplace problems

Programme Outline

  • Generating “Solution Ideas” using Creative Thinking
    • Difference between creativity and innovation
    • Difference between analytical thinking and creative thinking
    • Unlocking creative mind trap
    • Killer phrases and Idea grower
  • Analytical versus Creative Problem Solving
    • Brainstorming
    • How to concept
    • Scamper technique
    • What if statements
    • Reversal statement
  • Evaluate Possible Ideas for Solution to the Root Cause of a Problem
    • Testing the solutions
    • Setting important criteria
    • Decision matrix

Training Methodology
 
The approach to delivering the workshop is hands-on and skill-based throughout. The learning environment is highly interactive between the workshop leader and participants, and among the participants themselves. Peer learning from sharing experiences will be strongly encouraged. Learning methods include facilitator’s short input, group exercises and feedback, self-assessments, brainstorming, role plays and case studies related to real life applications.

Closing Date for Registration

1 week before programme or until full enrolment

Intended For

This workshop is ideal for anyone who is or will be involved in problem-solving and need to generate multiple creative solutions to problems.

Competency Mapping

Others = 7.00 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

Caroline Josephine Dawson

A former journalist, Caroline’s professional work experience as a Corporate Trainer, Keynote Speaker, Facilitator for as long as 18 years has required her to market the value of her programs and persuade clients to value and understand the urgency of good communication and management skills in the work force. As an ACTA certified WSQ trainer, she has also worked with the Workforce Development Agency of Singapore to develop training content for the Employability Skills System where she successfully attained industry approved competencies in conducting, planning and designing competency based assessments for communication workshops.
 
Her experience in working with public and private sector training has become one of her training strengths. Participants of her training workshops attest to her motivational, instructional and highly experiential training methodology that have helped them in their workplace business writing. Caroline has trained operational, supervisory and managerial staff from various organisations.
 
She holds a Master of Arts in Mass Communication from NTU (Singapore) and has attained the Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) certification through the London Teacher Training College and also teaches English as a foreign language. Caroline is also an MBTI®, DISC Accredited Administrator, Enneagram and Lumina Emotion/Spark practitioner and she has administered the tools to top level managers and supervisors on managing their leadership styles and team members. She is currently pursuing her doctorate studies in Business Administration through a Paris-based business school.

Upcoming Schedule

Date & Time

20 Oct 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 337.05
For Non-Members: $ 404.46

Programme Facilitator(s)

Caroline Josephine Dawson

Venue

60 Cecil Street
ISCA House
Singapore 049709