Problem solving & Introduction to strategy

COURSE

Problem solving & Introduction to strategy

COURSE
A$55pp
A$55pp

Learn how to develop business strategies and solve problems in a structured manner like strategy consultants would

Build a strong understanding of key strategy and problem solving concepts, techniques and frameworks

  • Corporate vs. Business-unit level strategic plans
  • Common strategy frameworks and their applications e.g. Porters, game theory, 2x2 matrix
  • Inductive vs. deductive approaches to problem solving
  • Problem solving tools and frameworks e.g. issues tree analysis, fishbone diagram analysis, pareto analysis

Strategy and problem solving in the modern business world

The course provides an overview of the business strategy formulation process and structured problem solving.

Content and Overview 

For each of business strategy and problem solving topics, the course first introduces the process, followed by key frameworks and examples of each.

The course is designed using practical examples to illustrate the frameworks and concepts, giving the participants an appreciation of how this can be applied in real life.

At the end of the course, participants would have gained an understanding of the right way to approach strategy and business problems in a structured manner.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understanding the strategy development process and its practical applications
  • Understand the problem solving process and appropriate tools and frameworks

What is the target audience?

  • Tertiary education students and business professionals who would like a better understanding of what strategy means and how to apply a structured process to solving business problems

What are the requirements?

  • there are no special pre-requistes to take this course
  • basic ability to use any of devices at a beginner level
  • highly interest in problem-solving and strategy methods