Analytical Thinking Skills
Analytical thinking skills are critical in any role, but they are especially crucial for leaders because they must solve complex problems and make effective decisions for their team and organization. Analytical thinking, or the ability to systematically and logically work through an issue, focuses on using evidence as the basis for decision-making.
In this course, we will identify analytical thinking skills, explore how they impact us, and examine a six-step process of analytical thinking that will lead to effective and objective decision making.
This Course Starts in:
All sessions are at the same time each week.
Introduction to Analytical Thinking Skills
- November 1, 2021
- In this session, we will define analytical thinking and its importance for you and your organization. Participants will learn the six-step analytical thinking process that is used to reach accurate conclusions when making decisions.
Analytical Thinking Process, Part 1
- November 8, 2021
- In this session, we will examine the first three steps of the six-step analytical thinking process: Framing issues, Identifying data and Collecting data.
Analytical Thinking Process, Part 2
- November 15, 2021
- In this session, we will explore the last 3 steps of the six-step analytical thinking process: Analyzing data, Sharing analysis and Applying analysis.