Making Better Decisions Through Critical Thinking

Foundational

Skill Level

None

Prerequisite

60 Minutes

Time Commitment per Week

5

Number of Weeks

Leader Behaviors

This course strengthens your skills in the following leader behaviors:

Course Overview

This course presents basic concepts of critical thinking and how it benefits you in your professional as well as personal life. We will be discussing the role of curiosity and the concept of Johari Window. We will also learn the 6-step Systematic Process of Critical Thinking and apply the relevant question to better understand the process. Finally, we will be looking at the value of data in making better decisions. 

Completing this course will help you:

Who is the course for?

This course is for business leaders who want to develop their thinking processes to achieve better results. This course aims to help develop and improve these critical thinking skills.  

Learning Path

In this session we will define critical thinking. We also talk about the benefits of critical thinking in our professional and personal life. 

Virtual Session (30 minutes) + Online Journal (15 minutes) + Activity (15 minutes)

This session looks at the importance of curiosity and how it affects our thinking. We will also introduce the Johari Window.

Virtual Session (30 minutes) + Online Journal (15 minutes) + Activity (15 minutes)

In this session, we introduce the 6-step Systematic Process for Critical Thinking. This module will define the first three steps: Interpretation, Analysis, and Inference.     

Virtual Session (30 minutes) + Online Journal (15 minutes) + Activity (15 minutes)

In this session, we will define the second three steps of the Systematic Critical Thinking Process: Evaluation, Explanation and Self-Regulation.     

Virtual Session (30 minutes) + Online Journal (15 minutes) + Activity (15 minutes)

This session explains how data plays a pivotal role in the process of decision making and how it impacts your critical thinking. With the right data, you have the ability to develop the right questions that lead to better decisions. 

 

Virtual Session (30 minutes) + Online Journal (15 minutes) + Activity (15 minutes)

Content Questions?

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Upcoming Courses

Dates and times listed below are for the 1st session of any course. For dates and times for other sessions, log into lab.leadershipedge.live.

July 2024
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