Problem solving

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Problem solving

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Problem solving is an important concept that is aimed at following and working through a process. Some tasks create more problems than others, but even the smallest tasks can be made much simpler when applying creative thinking techniques and problem solving tools and techniques to them.


‘Problem solving’ incorporates;

  • Tools and techniques for problem solving; and
  • Applying creative thinking techniques.


Find out more information about ‘problem solving’ by using the e-learning materials for ‘applying creative thinking techniques’, and ‘tools and techniques for problem solving’ and/or the other useful links and resources available on the left-hand side menu.