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Effective decisions can only be made with a robust process and an effective evaluation of all the factors. When a problem arises in business, there always has to be a decision made to solve the problem, sometimes solving the problem may not be the most popular decision, as it may not benefit everybody, particularly collective decisions where people and emotions are involved, which can all too readily paralyse us in to inactivity. This workshop gives participants an overview of the entire creative problem-solving and decision making process, as well as key problem-solving tools that can be used every day.

DCM can develop customised solutions or deliver off-the-shelf courses in-house for your team. This approach makes perfect sense for groups of 4+ delegates, enhancing cost effectiveness as well as team bonding.

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By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify one or more problems to solve
  • Create a problem statement
  • Conduct a root cause analysis of the problem
  • Develop criteria to evaluate solution to the problem
  • Generate a list of solutions
  • Select the best solution
  • Develop a plan to implement the solution

What will you learn on this course?


  • The elements of an effective problem solving and decision making process
  • Defining the problem, clarifying outcomes, identifying and exploring alternatives, choosing a strategy, implementing it and managing the follow up
  • The merits of group and individual problem solving
  • Balancing intuition and analysis, creativity and logic, 'gut feel' and 'hard facts'
  • Selected problem solving and decision making tools will be explained, practised and their merits and applications to workplace scenarios considered by the group
  • Observing and understanding the group decision making process
  • How to observe different influencing strategies in group discussions and their pro's and con's
  • Different types of power and how they are used, either to good effect or to the detriment of the group and/or decision
  • What is consensus, when is it the best strategy and what actions can the leader take to create the conditions for true consensus?
  • Facilitation skills - how to facilitate a group problem solving discussion
  • Understanding your preferred way of approaching problems and decisions

How does it Work?

Onsite Training is when we come to you to provide training on your premises or at a location of your choice. Not only will we run the course at a time and venue that suits you, we will also develop a unique programme particular to the developmental, cultural and business requirements of your company.

What's Involved?


Step 1 | After initial discussions, you meet with our training specialist. Here you both work together to design and sculpt a more comprehensive programme outline.

Step 2 | From this outline, a course is designed which addresses your exact needs. Sometimes this involves a completely new course designed from scratch, this depends on your needs.

Step 3 | Once you're happy with everything, the trainer will deliver the course at a venue of your choice on a date that suits.

Step 4 | Once complete, feedback will be gathered from delegates to ascertain the ‘true’ impact. And finally a report will be compiled for you outlining outcomes alongside your stated objectives.

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