$4950 AUD, plus travel costs ex Melbourne if needed for up to 20 team members
Critical and Creative Thinking enables personal and team innovation, and is a practical approach to solve problems, improve productivity, and realise potential opportunities.
Mindwerx deliberate thinking tools and methods make it easy to think about thinking, so you creatively and collaboratively find solutions to day to day problems.
Critical thinking, when engaged for creative thinking, enables personal and team innovation at the frontline, and the development of new ideas that deliver winning results.
This fast-paced blended program is aimed at teams of all types, from special cross-functional project teams and traditional workplace teams to the executive leadership team. It looks at Critical Thinking as a means to develop their capability to creatively solve problems, improve processes, and think strategically to seek out and develop innovation opportunities.
By examining a range of simple but powerful thinking processes and tools that will alter the basic approach to thinking, participants will:
- Understand the nature of critical and creative thinking and how they combine to give you a powerful problem-solving framework
- Appreciate how the deliberate application of critical thinking leads to creativity on demand and inspires innovation at all levels
- Be able to focus their creative energy when and where desired
People and organisations that understand and use Critical and Creative Thinking methods:
- Can focus on achieving real results from clear thinking
- Creatively solve problems and make better decisions – faster
- Plan and manage change more thoroughly and effectively
- Generate more innovative ideas to enhance organisational performance
Critical and Creative Thinking significantly enhances Creative Problem Solving, giving individuals and teams creativity on demand while maintaining a clear focus on the outcome sought. Exposure to Critical Thinking methods encourages participants to see things in a new light and motivates them to think, talk, act and work in new and innovative ways.
Bill Jarrard, Mindwerx International
For more than 25 years Bill’s focus has been on helping people and organizations succeed through the application of Critical & Creative Thinking to Make Innovation Happen.
As co-founder of Mindwerx he has worked with organisations in more than a dozen countries to help them succeed with Applied Creativity & Innovation
Bill has a Master of Entrepreneurship & Innovation and is a Lifetime Fellow of the Institute for Learning & Performance. He is considered a thought leader in his area and has spoken to thousands of people on Critical & Creative Thinking, Leading Innovation, Strategic Thinking, and more.
He is an experienced Innovation Facilitator, a senior instructor in Edward de Bono’s Serious Creativity techniques and Tony Buzan’s advanced learning techniques of Mind Mapping and Speed Reading.
He is a master trainer and professional educator who through the power of imagination, stories based on professional experience, and the latest thinking on what makes organisations and leaders great, he brings answers to the people and organisations he works with.
Bill’s primary aim in working with others is to help them Think, Learn, and Innovate better, so they achieve the results and future they want.
Target Audience (who is this for)
Managers, team leaders, Formed teams, Technical professionals
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