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Problem Solving (Comprehensive) PowerPoint Presentation
153 slides with Participant Handouts

There are many approaches to problem solving, depending on the nature of the problem and the people involved. Problem solving is defined as a systematic approach to defining the problem (question or situation that presents uncertainty, perplexity or difficulty) and creating a vast number of possible solutions without judging these solutions.

Learning Objectives:

  • Be prepared to actively listen in order to accurately understand the problem.
  • Know how to take the first step in solving a problem.
  • Clarify and define the problem.
  • Understand the usefulness of collaborative problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Examine different decision making models.
  • Utilize creativity in the problem- solving/decision-making process.

PowerPoint Presentation Slides Include:

  • Definition/s of problem solving
  • Learning objectives for this presentation
  • 15 points on teaching problem solving and 34 points on understanding the process
  • 5 points on defining the problem and 5 points on brainstorming
  • 13 points on a scientific approach to data, solution, and reflection
  • 4 points on learning skills and 5 points on understanding the problem
  • 6 points on past experience and future problems plus 5 points on learning from the past
  • 7 primary issues for problem solvers and 8 active listening techniques
  • 14 points on active listening and 5 points on group perspective
  • 4 critical essential steps of creative problem solving
  • 6 points on group or individual brainstorming
  • 10 points on problem solving framework and 23 points on the problem solving process
  • 4 quotes on what is decision making and 10 factors for making effective decisions
  • 7 points on styles and approaches plus 6 C’s of decision making
  • 10 traps in an inherent system and 7 points on decision making methods
  • 6 points on vertical thinking and 7 points on lateral thinking
  • 7 “creative thinking” environments and 10 points on adaptors and innovators
  • 9 points on collaborative problem solving and 4 requirements of group problem solving
  • 22 points on 5 steps of collaborative problem solving
  • 5 points on leadership and creative work environments
  • 8 points on triggers for inspiration and 5 points on sacred cows
  • 20 points on 4 modes of problems solving and 16 points on S.W.O.T. analysis
  • 16 action steps and much more.

This specific PPT Presentation includes: 4 diagrams/charts, and 15 high resolution photographs -- (a $150.00 value).

09 Additional New Content Pages:

  • Etymology / (Page 9)
  • Problem-solving Cycle / (Pages 10-14)
  • Collaborative Problem-solving / (Page 114)
  • Techniques / (Pages 138-139)

Best of all, our PowerPoint Presentations are Royalty Free, so you may Use Them Over and Over Again. You may edit, add, delete and tailor these presentations to your specific audience and style.

Participant Handout Included: These participant handouts are identical to the PowerPoint Presentation Content except that the content has been eliminated. Never simply show your presentation. Allow participants to take notes while listening to you,  fostering greater interest and retention. Our PowerPoint Participant handouts saves any presentor valuable time in having to prepare the handout themselves.

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Keywords: clarify, clear up, construe, deal with, decide, decipher, decode, determine, disentangle, divine, do, elucidate, enlighten, explain, expound, fathom, figure out, find out, fix, get, get right, get to the bottom, problem


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