67%(3)2 out of 3 people found this document helpful
This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 6 pages.
Critical and Creative Thinking in Professional Development AnalysisCritical and Creative Thinking in Professional Development AnalysisTeam: OmegaCom/600 Communication Skills for Graduate studyOctober 26, 2018Dr. John Ferreira
Critical and Creative Thinking in Professional Development AnalysisTeam Omega analyzed and identified ways to critically and creatively think, to improveprofessional development.The team described how they are utilizing critical and creativethinking in their current professional careers.While also analyzing strategies for the mosteffective and ineffective ways to critically and creatively think.A description of how each team member uses critical and creative thinking to enhance theirprofessional development in their current careers.When analyzing and identifying ways to critically and creatively improve professionaldevelopment Patricia feels the most important skill to start with is acquiring a creative andcritical thinking attitude (Weisser, 2012). In her current profession, Patricia has learned that herattitude has played a major role in her ability to think critically and creatively. She hassuccessfully avoided arguments by opening herself to other’s feedback and actively listening totheir suggestions.Marie utilizes critical and creative thinking on a daily basis. Her current professionalcareer is in sales. As a sales representative, she works with a large group of diverse people.Working with many diverse groups over a long period of time made it easier to becomeacclimatized with an open mind. Removing obstacles to critical thinking helped with creativitythat cultivated new solutions to pressing problems (Allen & Gerras, 2009).