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Creative problem solving for managers

Tony Proctor

Creative problem solving for managers

developing skills for decision making and innovation

by Tony Proctor

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Problem solving,
  • Decision making,
  • Management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTony Proctor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD30.29 .P763 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23632462M
    ISBN 109780415551083, 9780415551106, 9780203859827
    LC Control Number2009031032

    computer-assisted problem solving; increased coverage of group problem solving techniques and paradigm shift. As creativity is increasingly recognized as a key skill for successful managers, this book will be welcomed as a comprehensive introduction for students and practising managers alike. This approach has been formalized as Creative Problem Solving (CPS). CPS is a simple process that involves breaking down a problem to understand it, generating ideas to solve the problem and evaluating those ideas to find the most effective solutions. Highly creative people tend to follow this process in their heads, without thinking about it.

    Creative problem solving (CPS) is a way of solving problems or identifying opportunities when conventional thinking has failed. It encourages you to find fresh perspectives and come up with innovative solutions, so that you can formulate a plan to overcome obstacles and reach your goals. Notions about creativity and creative problem solving are complex. There is no one standard authority on the subject, and information about these processes Cited by: 2.

    Creative Problem Solving for Managers 4th edition The latest edition of this well-regarded book brings the story up to date whilst retaining popular features such as case studies and case Author: Tony Proctor. Get this from a library! Creative problem solving for managers. [Tony Proctor] -- This text provides an essential introduction to the ideas and skills of creative problem solving. It shows how and why people are blocked in their thinking, how it impairs creative thinking and how.


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