Creative Problem Solving
Most employers are looking for employees who can demonstrate creative thinking, analytical skills, time management and teamwork skills to find solutions to problems at work.
Creative thinkers are able to bring a new perspective to a problem resulting in unique and innovative solutions.
Creative Problem Solving with Max Simon
Finding solutions to problems is what makes the world go around and thinking about how to do that creatively is becoming a sought-after skill for employers across all sectors. Come on this journey where creativity will be at the forefront, and solving problems is the game!
Max graduated with a degree in BA (Hons) Creative Music and Technology from Brunel University before starting his sports career as a professional basketball player and traveling the world. During his adventures spanning four continents, he founded Team Flight Group nine years ago which helps teams enhance optimum performance in Business, Sports and Entertainment.
How to develop creative problem solving skills
The Work Experience section provides information about various work experience opportunities, at UH and beyond. Gaining some form of employment will enhance a number of skills, and will expose you to a range of situations where you will have to problem solve.
View the Resource Section on Handshake to help you develop your problem solving skills:
- Background to problem solving
- Analyse the problem in detail
- Identify likely causes
- Define actual causes
- A decision making process
- Deciding what to decide
- How to decide
- Evaluating options
- Setting SMART objectives