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Problem Solving Training

In the modern workplace, making good decisions, with limited information and short time frames is frequently the norm. In this course, participants will review and understand different decision-making models, how to analyze and develop options, and how to make a final decision. Custom training course titled Critical Thinking, Problem Solving and Decision Making in Complex Organizations that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 15 to Jan 16, 2018$799/person Feb 12 to Feb 13, 2018$799/person Mar 12 to Mar 13, 2018$799/person
Turning the lengthy process re-engineering models upside-down, the method of sprint-style “design-based thinking” starts from the finish line - to give a team a highly-specific problem to solve – and then works in an intensive, organized burst to develop viable solutions in a very short time-frame. Through real-world examples, and hands-on exploration, this course will demonstrate the principles of design thinking and client-centred approach to problem-solving, and how businesses can use novel research methods such as fast prototyping, experimentation and pilots to try out a various options prior to investing heavily in a full solution. Want to save time, money and effort? Give this approach a try. Custom training course titled Design Based Thinking for Business Innovation that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 22 to Jan 23, 2018$799/person Feb 19 to Feb 20, 2018$799/person Mar 19 to Mar 20, 2018$799/person
Widely used in the IT world, strategic thinkers in many fields can apply the techniques of user-centred design to innovate better solutions to a vast array of problems - housing, health care, environmental sustainability, community planning, counter terrorism, poverty, social exclusion, client service. Design thinking can take you anywhere your imagination leads you. Through case studies, this course will demonstrate the principles of design thinking and the benefits of a human/client-centred approach to problem-solving, how to use research methods such as fast prototyping, experimentation and pilots, options for financing, and how to host a launch a facilitated design session. Custom training course titled Design Thinking: Creative Problem Solving Methods for Social Innovation that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 17 to Jan 19, 2018$1,199/person Feb 14 to Feb 16, 2018$1,199/person Mar 14 to Mar 16, 2018$1,199/person
hen we want to communicate with another person, we form an idea, encode it and speak. The person receiving the message then decodes is using their perceptions, feelings and desires. Then they respond. Simple right! Though the process description may be simple, the reality is far from being so. The physical environment, our psychological and physiological state of being and the general demeanor of the person delivering the message affect how we decode the message we receive. Anger and aggressive language will dramatically affect the essence of the message as well as our willingness to receive it. But we need to be assertive! So how do we do it? How do we assertively deal with anger and/or conflict without resorting to aggressive or even violent communication? Custom training course titled Human Communication Concepts Getting the Message Across that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 29 to Jan 30, 2018$799/person Feb 26 to Feb 27, 2018$799/person Mar 26 to Mar 27, 2018$799/person
Difficult behaviours come in many forms. In our lifetime, most of us have to deal with an angry client, a passive-aggressive co-worker or a bullying boss at one time or another. Your ability to navigate that situation and exit gracefully from that difficult situation depends in large part on your self-confidence, skills and training. This hands-on workshop will teach you how to handle challenging and unproductive behaviours, while keeping your cool. Custom training course titled Managing Difficult People in the Workplace that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 8 to Jan 8, 2018$650/person Feb 5 to Feb 5, 2018$650/person Mar 5 to Mar 5, 2018$650/person
roblems are everywhere it seems. Whether it is a new policy that must be integrated into our hiring practices or an existing recruitment process which needs to be fixed due to an inordinate number of errors, we are faced with complex problems that require solutions on a daily basis. To make things worse, the modern world seems to make an infinite number of alternative solutions available to us. Whether it is the plethora of new software packages or the multitude of expert consultants who could help us, we have more choices than ever. How do we decide which approach is best? How do we decide which tool suits our purpose? This SETC course on problem solving equips the business professional with best in class methodologies and practices in the art and science of problem solving in the modern workplace. Creative and effective problem solving can be a significant asset in the world of today and the infinite choices that we have. Custom training course titled Mastering Problem Solving: The Techniques of Success that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 15 to Jan 16, 2018$799/person Feb 12 to Feb 13, 2018$799/person Mar 12 to Mar 13, 2018$799/person
Problems are everywhere it seems. Whether it is a new policy that must be integrated into our hiring practices or an existing recruitment process which needs to be fixed due to an inordinate number of errors, we are faced with complex problems that require solutions on a daily basis. To make things worse, the modern world seems to make an infinite number of alternative solutions available to us. Whether it is the plethora of new software packages or the multitude of expert consultants who could help us, we have more choices than ever. How do we decide which approach is best? How do we decide which tool suits our purpose? How do we work together to achieve the results we need. This SETC course on problem solving and team building equips the business professional with best in class methodologies and practices in the art and science of problem solving in the modern workplace. Using a structured series of concrete team building exercises, participants are encouraged to work together to solve increasingly difficult problems. A cohesive and coordinated team that can work creatively and cohesively is the result Custom training course titled Team Building through Problem Solving: Building Cohesion through Challenge that will allow you to hone your professional skills.

Jan 22 to Jan 23, 2018$799/person Feb 19 to Feb 20, 2018$799/person Mar 19 to Mar 20, 2018$799/person