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Creative Problem Solving for Managers [electronic resource] : Developing Skills for Decision Making and Innovation.

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780415551083Publication details: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2009.Edition: 3rd edISBN:
  • 9780203859827
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Creative Problem Solving for Managers : Developing Skills for Decision Making and InnovationDDC classification:
  • 658.403
LOC classification:
  • HD30.29 .P763 2010
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Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Preface to the third edition; Chapter 1 Creativity and its importance in business; Chapter 2 Blocks to creativity; Chapter 3 Theories of creativity and the creative problem solving process; Chapter 4 Objective finding, fact finding and problem finding/definition; Chapter 5 Morphological analysis and related techniques; Chapter 6 Brainstorming and its variants; Chapter 7 Lateral thinking and associated methods; Chapter 8 Synectics; Chapter 9 Paradigm-breaking techniques and some miscellaneous ideation methods; Chapter 10 Evaluation
Chapter 11 Implementing ideasChapter 12 Computer-assisted creative problem solving; Appendix 1 Case example of the creative problem solving process; Appendix 2 Notes on problems; Bibliography; Author index; Subject index;
Summary: Offers an introduction to the ideas and skills of solving problems creatively in the world of business and management.
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Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Preface to the third edition; Chapter 1 Creativity and its importance in business; Chapter 2 Blocks to creativity; Chapter 3 Theories of creativity and the creative problem solving process; Chapter 4 Objective finding, fact finding and problem finding/definition; Chapter 5 Morphological analysis and related techniques; Chapter 6 Brainstorming and its variants; Chapter 7 Lateral thinking and associated methods; Chapter 8 Synectics; Chapter 9 Paradigm-breaking techniques and some miscellaneous ideation methods; Chapter 10 Evaluation

Chapter 11 Implementing ideasChapter 12 Computer-assisted creative problem solving; Appendix 1 Case example of the creative problem solving process; Appendix 2 Notes on problems; Bibliography; Author index; Subject index;

Offers an introduction to the ideas and skills of solving problems creatively in the world of business and management.