Brookings Executive Education

Program Series

Problem Solving through Critical Thinking

How many times have you and your team spent time, energy, and resources to solve a problem only to end up circling back and starting over again? How often do “solutions” fail to solve the right problems and waste countless resources?

Problem Solving Through Critical Thinking

Unfortunately, too often leaders focus on problem solving instead of problem formulation—focusing on decisions instead of thinking processes. In Problem Solving through Critical Thinking, you will use Leading Thinking™ principles to comprehensively formulate challenges using appropriate frameworks so that you can solve the right problem the first time and proactively manage your organization for long-term success.

This course is part of the Executive Pathways series and is required for the Master of Science in Leadership.

Tuition: $1,895

Location: Washington, DC

OPM Competency: Problem solving