Nigerian Seminars and Trainings

Search all upcoming seminars, conferences, short management courses and training in Nigeria and around the World

business logo

Problem Solving and Decision Making Techniques Course

By: Tom Associates Training  

Lagos State, Nigeria

13 - 15 Mar, 2018  3 days

Follow Event

  

NGN 125,000

This programme delivers Problem Solving Techniques, one of the unique competencies all managers, whether budding or experienced, must possess.

The ability of a manager to solve problems will be reflected in:

  • Gathering information
  • Marshaling relevant resources
  • Weighing options
  • Assessing risks
  • Taking decisive action.

What the Participants will learn

  • Definitions and data collection for various workplace problems
  • Root Cause analysis
  • Crisis investigation, recovery and prevention procedures
  • Process for documenting solutions and decisions
  • Character and techniques needed for making value-laden decisions.

Course Contents

Day One

  • Three things people do when faced with problems
  • Generic skills necessary for solving problems
  • Personality types and problem solving
  • Defining a problem
  • Listing possible solutions
  • Evaluating options
  • The Tools of Root Cause Analysis
  • Generating Ideas:
    • Need for a repertoire of strategies
    • Choosing what to do
  • Changing nature of problem through simplification
  • Communicating the problem to another party
  • Individual differences in approaching problems
  • Use of meaningful information and business knowledge
  • Setting limits to the problem
  • Focusing on desired goals to maintain all through the process
  • Taking action

Day Two

  • Creativity-thinking out of the box
    • Be flexible
    • Be firm
    • Be fast
  • Individuals problem-solving approaches
  • Differences between best and worst problem solvers
  • Innovative problem solvers mind journey
  • Demonstrating decision making willpower
  • Critical thinking
  • De Bono’s six thinking hats
  • Thinking “out of the box”

Day Three

  • Handling Modern Day Business Problems:
    • Business goals/objectives
    • Business strategy and leadership
    • Business environment/competition
    • Human capital management
    • Organizational culture and way of working
    • Change management
    • Technology
    • Risk management
    • Financial management
    • Information management
    • Supply chain management
    • Inter-site transfers and new production introduction
    • Quality management
  • Key ingredients for Problem solving:
    • Team Approach
    • Process focus
    • Measurement (is critical)
    • Scientific Approach
  • Developing procedure to pick early warnings of problems
  • Contingency to lessen the effects of problems
5/7 Alade Lawal Street, Opposite Divisional Police Station, Off Ikorodu Road, Anthony, Lagos. Mar 13 - 15 Mar, 2018

Registration: 09:00:am - 04:00:am

NGN 125,000.00
(Convert Currency)

Mr Abiodun Toki 08033019120

Discount of 5% to 3-4 participants from same organization. Discount of 10% to 5 or more participants from same organization.
Related Courses
Management and Protection of Information (MPI) Course Management and Protection of Information (MPI) Course

5 days, 10 - 14 Dec, 2018 

2018-12-10 12:12:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

Officer leaves his desk while his computer is running. DG is taking a walk around, sees the computer on, tests it and finds it’s not pass-worded, gets into the email box, sends a mail to ...

Big Data Analysis and Dashboards with Microsoft Excel for Buisness Analysis Course Big Data Analysis and Dashboards with Microsoft Excel for Buisness Analysis Course

3 days, 05 - 07 Dec, 2018 

2018-12-05 12:12:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

This Big Data Analysis and Dashboards with Microsoft Excel for Buisness Analysis Course Contents DAY ONE Pivot Table Default Pivot Table Tabular Pivot Table Pivot Table Filtering Making a very ...

Strategic Procurement and Vendor Management Course Strategic Procurement and Vendor Management Course

5 days, 12 - 16 Nov, 2018 

2018-11-12 12:11:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

This course provides participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively and efficiently manage company and project procurement functions. The topics covered will include: The ...

Office Management Training for Officers and Managers Office Management Training for Officers and Managers

5 days, 03 - 07 Dec, 2018 

2018-12-03 12:12:00
Lagos State, Nigeria

Tom Associates Training

By the time the training ends, Officers and Managers who participate in it will: Have learned how to work well in ways that maintain and improve efficiency and productivity Be able to successfully ...