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WSQ Display Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills powered by Wiley (Coming Soon!)

What's In It For Me

Critical thinking is the ability to gather and evaluate information in a logical way in order to make sound and well-balanced decisions. 

Faced with disruptive technologies and an increasingly challenging and dynamic business environment, professionals are expected to be crucial thinkers in coming up with creative solutions and formulating effective strategies in solving a myriad of business problems. Executives with critical thinking abilities are therefore most valuable because of their crucial role in ensuring long-term business viability.

Course Overview

WSQ Display Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills powered by Wiley, aims to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to think smarter by applying logical inquiry methodologies to common business problems. Upon completion of this course, participants will have developed higher-order thinking processes that result in better problem solving, decision making and creative recommendations to stakeholders.

Who Should Attend

Professionals who require critical thinking and analytical skills for daily work tasks.

Course Duration

16 Hours / 2 Days

Course Outline

Unit 1: Understand and Develop Critical Thinking Mindset

  1. Differences between critical and automatic thinking
  2. Using a process framework to think more critically
  3. Applying facts and observations to determine the credibility of information
  4. Analysing credibility of information through consistency of experience

Unit 2: Find the Right Problem 

  1. Identifying the real business issue or goal using tools
  2. Using a process framework to think more critically 
  3. Helping staff to contribute and adapt to changes at the workplace 
  4. Reading between the lines 
  5. Speaking and listening more critically
  6. Interpreting ideas and using them to identify problems using outside-the-box thinking

Unit 3: Solve the Problem

  1. Problem-solving skills
  2. Improve creativity by using out-of-the-box thinking and impossible thinking 
  3. Reduce creativity barriers by using clarity tools 
  4. Recognising issues and implications

Unit 4: Execute the Solution 

  1. Influencing and persuading stakeholders
  2. Identifying various stakeholders and understanding their needs 
  3. Aligning solutions and recommendations through a corporate vision 
  4. Rethinking ideas and making creative solutions through out-of-the-box thinking 
  5. Identifying business ideas and how to improve on them by using critical thinking

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Participants who have successfully demonstrated competence in all the knowledge and skills requirements in this programme will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment (SOA) by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG). This programme is offered on a modular basis only.

  • Mapped to WSQ Display Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills

Course Objectives

At the end of the programme, learners will be able to:

  1. Apply critical thinking and analytical skills for problem-solving
  2. Challenge and rethinking ideas
  3. Analyse business issues to put forth recommendations to stakeholders
  4. Enhance creative thinking among team members

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

English

Trainer : Trainee Ratio is 1:20

Price

Individual Pricing

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w GST

Course Fee

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SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old

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SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

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WTS Funding (95%)

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Corporate Pricing

Non-SME

w/o GST

w GST

Course Fee

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SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old ^

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SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

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WTS Funding (95%)

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SME

w/o GST

w GST

Course Fee

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SkillsFuture Funding, >=21 yrs old

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SkillsFuture Funding, >=40 yrs old

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WTS Funding (95%)

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^Applicable for Singapore Citizen ABOVE 21 yrs & BELOW 40 yrs old / Singapore PRs

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