Critical Thinking Challenge™

The Situation

You work for a growing manufacturer of high-quality plastic parts and are a member of one of its continuous improvement teams.

The Challenge

Come up with creative and workable solutions to five problems—all of which are difficult to solve by means of traditional problem-solving approaches. The simulation takes 20 to 35 minutes per problem (1.75 to 3 hours total).

One Facilitator's Manual per facilitator and one Exercise Booklet per participant are required to facilitate the Critical Thinking Challenge.


The Situation
You work for a manufacturer of high-quality plastic parts on one of its continuous improvement teams.

The Challenge
Come up with creative and workable solutions to five problems—all of which are difficult to solve by means of traditional problem-solving approaches.