• Learning Outcomes
  • Outline
  • Audience
  • On-Site Training
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The Problem

  • Leaders don’t have time to make decisions in today’s turbulent times
  • Leaders don’t have access to all the information they need to make quality decisions
  • Leaders must be able to make solo decisions and group decisions
  • Leaders don’t have a guide for which decision making process to use
  • Leaders can’t depend on “traditional” solutions they have to find more “innovative” solutions

Our Solution

Participants Will Learn to…

  • Define adaptive decision making
  • Identify personal and organizational roadblocks when using adaptive decision making
  • Define when an adaptive decision is appropriate and when a more analytical approach is needed
  • Utilize various consistent approaches to accelerate the decision making process
  • Develop creative strategies to generate out-of the box solutions

Course Outline

  • Introduction
  • Define Adaptive Decision Making as “the ability to size up a situation and to recognize the best course of action”
  • Differentiate between problems solving and decision making
  • Understand and overcome personal “mental locks” that prevent you from being “comfortable” with ADM approaches to decision making
  • Identify and strategize about circumventing organizational roadblocks to using ADM
  • Identify business drivers for ADM
  • Compare traditional decision making to ADM
  • Use the TRY method to test your choice to use ADM
  • Utilize a 4 step approach for a quick decision
  • Explore how to use group dynamics and parallel thinking for a team decision approach
  • Develop intuitive decision making for an “on-the-spot” decision utilizing your expertise
  • Cultivate creative decision making skills for innovative decision making when the old ways just won’t work

Target Audience

Leaders and executives that need to improve their ability to make more expedient decisions

We’re Available Anywhere & Anytime

Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Indianaplois, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Nashville, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, San Fransico, San Jose, Seattle, Washington. Need global training? We’ve got that covered too!

Our on-site soft skills training courses are tailored to meet your company’s specific requirements.

Save the cost of travel and hotels. Our instructors can work with you in advance to assess your training needs, experience of your employees and identify the topics that will best fit your needs.

The Benefits of On-Site Training

Training your employees on-site offers several advantages over sending them to an outside facility located across town or across the country. These include:

  1. Customization
  2. Reduced costs vs. traveling to a public training session
  3. Greater learning consistency
  4. Less employee downtime

TrainSmart Delivers

At TrainSmart, we deliver a wide variety of on-site training workshops customized to support your company’s language, values, and beliefs. Some of our training topics include:

  • Time Management
  • Team Building
  • Business Writing
  • Listening
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Decision Making

The TrainSmart Solution

TrainSmart can become your full-service training department, delivering solutions to all your on-site training needs. When you partner with us, you gain several advantages, including:

  1. Fully customized content and delivery: We customize our training systems to fit your team, department, and/or your entire organization.
  2. Flexible scheduling: We deliver single session or multiple sessions to meet your timeframes, work schedules, and employee needs/expectations.
  3. Reduced overall costs: On-site is typically less expensive than sending employees off-site. In addition, on-site allows us to develop common languages and terms that reduce communication issues when your employees are back on the job.
  4. Immediate on-the-job application: Employees can immediately apply what they have learned.
  5. Confidentiality is not compromised: What happens on-site, stays on-site.
  6. Building cohorts teams: We can build cohorts teams that result in more productive, more efficient relationships.
  7. Cutting-edge technology: We stay on top of all the latest technological developments in the industry, always bringing the most efficient and cost-effective methods into your organization.
  8. Industry-leading experience: Our best-in-the-industry facilitators bring years of extensive experience and expertise into your company.

Take the Next Step

To learn more about what TrainSmart can do for your organization or to book a session with us, call us at 800-807-8030, or fill out our contact form on this page.

Our on-site soft skills training workshops are tailored to meet your company’s specific requirements.

Save the cost of travel and hotels. Our instructors can work with you in advance to assess your training needs, experience of your employees and identify the topics that will best fit your needs.

Learning Outcomes

The Problem

  • Leaders don’t have time to make decisions in today’s turbulent times
  • Leaders don’t have access to all the information they need to make quality decisions
  • Leaders must be able to make solo decisions and group decisions
  • Leaders don’t have a guide for which decision making process to use
  • Leaders can’t depend on “traditional” solutions they have to find more “innovative” solutions

Our Solution

Participants Will Learn to…

  • Define adaptive decision making
  • Identify personal and organizational roadblocks when using adaptive decision making
  • Define when an adaptive decision is appropriate and when a more analytical approach is needed
  • Utilize various consistent approaches to accelerate the decision making process
  • Develop creative strategies to generate out-of the box solutions

Outline

Course Outline

  • Introduction
  • Define Adaptive Decision Making as “the ability to size up a situation and to recognize the best course of action”
  • Differentiate between problems solving and decision making
  • Understand and overcome personal “mental locks” that prevent you from being “comfortable” with ADM approaches to decision making
  • Identify and strategize about circumventing organizational roadblocks to using ADM
  • Identify business drivers for ADM
  • Compare traditional decision making to ADM
  • Use the TRY method to test your choice to use ADM
  • Utilize a 4 step approach for a quick decision
  • Explore how to use group dynamics and parallel thinking for a team decision approach
  • Develop intuitive decision making for an “on-the-spot” decision utilizing your expertise
  • Cultivate creative decision making skills for innovative decision making when the old ways just won’t work

Audience

Target Audience

Leaders and executives that need to improve their ability to make more expedient decisions

On-Site Training

We’re Available Anywhere & Anytime

Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Indianaplois, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Nashville, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, San Antonio, San Diego, San Fransico, San Jose, Seattle, Washington. Need global training? We’ve got that covered too!

Our on-site soft skills training courses are tailored to meet your company’s specific requirements.

Save the cost of travel and hotels. Our instructors can work with you in advance to assess your training needs, experience of your employees and identify the topics that will best fit your needs.

The Benefits of On-Site Training

Training your employees on-site offers several advantages over sending them to an outside facility located across town or across the country. These include:

  1. Customization
  2. Reduced costs vs. traveling to a public training session
  3. Greater learning consistency
  4. Less employee downtime

TrainSmart Delivers

At TrainSmart, we deliver a wide variety of on-site training workshops customized to support your company’s language, values, and beliefs. Some of our training topics include:

  • Time Management
  • Team Building
  • Business Writing
  • Listening
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Decision Making

The TrainSmart Solution

TrainSmart can become your full-service training department, delivering solutions to all your on-site training needs. When you partner with us, you gain several advantages, including:

  1. Fully customized content and delivery: We customize our training systems to fit your team, department, and/or your entire organization.
  2. Flexible scheduling: We deliver single session or multiple sessions to meet your timeframes, work schedules, and employee needs/expectations.
  3. Reduced overall costs: On-site is typically less expensive than sending employees off-site. In addition, on-site allows us to develop common languages and terms that reduce communication issues when your employees are back on the job.
  4. Immediate on-the-job application: Employees can immediately apply what they have learned.
  5. Confidentiality is not compromised: What happens on-site, stays on-site.
  6. Building cohorts teams: We can build cohorts teams that result in more productive, more efficient relationships.
  7. Cutting-edge technology: We stay on top of all the latest technological developments in the industry, always bringing the most efficient and cost-effective methods into your organization.
  8. Industry-leading experience: Our best-in-the-industry facilitators bring years of extensive experience and expertise into your company.

Take the Next Step

To learn more about what TrainSmart can do for your organization or to book a session with us, call us at 800-807-8030, or fill out our contact form on this page.

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Our on-site soft skills training workshops are tailored to meet your company’s specific requirements.

Save the cost of travel and hotels. Our instructors can work with you in advance to assess your training needs, experience of your employees and identify the topics that will best fit your needs.

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