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Critical Thinking Skills for Government


October 22nd, 2024 / Online
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Overview


Enhance decision-making and accelerate problem-solving through critical and creative thinking

• Master decision-making strategies for improved judgement
• Overcome cognitive barriers hindering critical thinking
• Apply critical thinking effectively to real-life work challenges
• Boost efficiency and advance your APS career

Speakers


Michael Collins

One of the region’s leading talent, leadership and change experts with over 25 years experience in roles spanning Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Serving in executive roles within the Australian Defence Force and Coca-Cola Amatil. Michael is a trusted adviser, thought leader and seasoned practitioner in the field of leadership assessment and development, armed with academic credentials including an MBA and a PhD in neurocognitive leadership, he blends practical experience with scholarly insight in his role as a trusted adviser and thought leader.

High Potential Officer
Hipotential

Agenda


Workshop

Critical thinking as a key priority in the APS

- How critical thinking aligns to you and the APS

- Identify and develop the mindsets and skills of effective critical thinkers

- Apply critical thinking capabilities to your role

  

Mitigate thought processes that reduce critical thinking

- Identify and reduce the negative impacts of cognitive bias

- Manage brain fatigue to overcome barriers to critical thinking 

- Apply empathy to better understand problems, avoid acting on assumptions, and improve decision-making

 

Unpack critical thinking techniques

- Cognitive principles, tools and strategies essential to critical thinking

- Understand the different ways people process information – tools to adapt to increase your influence

- Define a problem systematically to expose gaps and be more precise in identifying the root cause

 

Critical and creative thinking for problem solving 

- Apply whole brain thinking to encourage thinking outside the box

- Practice creative problem solving techniques

- Combine creative and critical thinking to form partnerships, generate new ideas, and deliver solutions

  • Michael Collins High Potential Officer Hipotential

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