Approach and Solve Business Problems

Think through issues confronting your business or team – now!

  • Better understand barriers to thinking through issues.
  • Apply a methodical approach of thinking to a range of problems, issues or opportunities.
  • Access a range of thinking tools that can be applied to other examples.
  • Apply techniques to document the outcomes of your thinking process.
  • What is covered in the course?

    • How we think and ways of thinking.
    • A model for thinking things through and applying it to case studies/examples.
    • Seeing the problem as part of a bigger picture.
    • Analytical techniques and tools.
    • Taking time to reflect and diagnose.
    • Developing ideas to solve our problem.
    • Turning our mind to implementation.
    • Communicating our thinking to others.
  • Should I attend?

    Ideal if you are a leader and professional looking for a practical methodical approach to ‘thinking through issues’.

  • How will I benefit?

    In this course you will gain a methodical approach to ‘thinking through the issues’ whether they are potential problems or opportunities, including a range of specific tools that you will learn to apply to practical, work related examples.

  • How will my organisation benefit?

    Your newly-acquired methodical approach will help your organisation overcome barriers, problem solve and approach business issues with a new eye.

    Need customised training for your organisation?

    Contact our team to discuss customising this course to meet your needs.


  • AQF Equivalence, Articulation Pathways CPD Points and Certification

    • You will receive a soft copy University of Adelaide Certificate of Completion.
    • This PACE course may contribute to earning Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points or credit. Many professional associations accredit CPD at a standard rate of 1 hour of professional development / learning = 1 CPD point. This should be used as a guide only and confirmation should be sought from your accrediting body prior to registration in any PACE course or program.
Understanding what we needed (through questioning) and structuring the day to meet our needs.past participant

What will I receive as part of this course?

  • Printed course book and materials (PDF copy for tablet on request)
  • Certificate of Completion and training record
  • Refreshments during the day, including a light lunch on full day courses

What should I bring to the course?

Our courses are designed to be work-related and interactive. Please bring current workplace examples related to this topic for use on the day.

What further development can I do?

We recommend Writing for Decision Making or Critical Thinking.

Available course dates:

No dates for this course are currently being offered. Please register your interest for future dates by emailing