They may also want to consider trying a different thinking style, depending on the situation. A constant life of being challenged is what the logical thinking style is all about. For example, the department needs to assemble a decorating committee for upcoming events, they ask for Tom to lead because he is a creative thinker.
A person does not have to create knowledge or research knowledge when using creative, analytical, and logical decision making methods Associated Content, One must understand the problem that one is facing before taking any action.
If a person knows what he or Kirby and goodpaster 2007 brainstorming is discussing they should have no problems persuading people to listen or take their side on issues or problems. Critical thinking requires and uses many styles of thinking, and no one style is the right or wrong form.
These individuals like working with numbers and can calculate complex figures in their head. Logical thinking is used for many things, and one in particular is mathematics. Logical thinking is about identifying every issue related to the problem and creating ideas to remedy the situation. For example, if the topic is on taking guns away, a person would want to find how he or she feels about the subject before presenting a statement on the issues at hand.
Creative and logical decision making methods are based on knowledge already known. Last, we will discuss the persuasive thinking style. No matter where a person is, persuasion is brought out every day.
For example, the accounting department determined that there will be a budget cut, and two hundred people will be laid off.
Creativity allows taking something that already exists and tearing it apart to make something new and more efficient and practical. Critical thinking depends on the individuals using their own style to come up with an effective and efficient conclusion to their specific situation.
Persuasive thinking is important to know about because people every day try to use persuasion on people. To understand each of these thinking styles better we will address how each of these may be used in a workplace problem.
As stated previously, people can use persuasion to inly receive what he or she wants. Logical thinking in the workplace occurs when an individual wants to determine if there is adequate information to accept what has been presented Associated Content, For example in a business seeking a better conclusion to a problem, creativity is a must for the innovation, logic is necessary for the truth, and persuasion is necessary to show that the conclusion will be beneficial to everyone concerned.
This style of thinking is incorporated with critical thinking because it allows individuals to think outside the box and come up with new innovative ideas for an ever changing business world. Different thinking styles can be compared and contrasted and may affect the critical thinking process Associated Content, It is at school, church, a store, or other places people try to use persuasion to receive what he or she wants.
This is one reason it is important to know about persuasive thinking. Mathematics requires logical thinking to solve a problem. When people are using persuasion, he or she wants to make sure he or she is doing it for the correct reason.
The process should identify a good reason that does not only benefit the individual. Logical follows a structured path and can be taught starting in the school system. As we have seen these styles share common factors, but they each have their own characteristics.Thinking Critically Simulation.
parts. This relationship is, broadly speaking, a metaphorical relationship. In short, creating is making metaphors (Kirby and Goodpaster ).
Metaphorically, the AIDS quilt represents death and life. Brainstorming and Star bursting are two methods use to boost creativity. Brainstorming allows the mind. Thinking according to Kirby and Goodpaster (),"is an internal mental process that uses information as input, integrates that information into previous learned material and the result may be knowledge or may be nothing".
Creative thinking is different from the other styles of thinking because it uses brainstorming and inspires individuals to come up with new and exciting ideas (Kirby & Goodpaster, ).
This style of thinking is incorporated with critical thinking because it allows individuals to think outside the box and come up with new innovative ideas for.
Kirby G Goodpaster J Thinking 4Th Ed Upper Saddle River Nj Pearson Education Inc Quiz 2. Thinking and Decision Making Team C MGT July 25, Jessica Lowery Thinking and Decision Making Critical thinking is a vital process in decision-making.
Understanding and acquiring knowledge of each thinking style is important in any. (Kirby & Goodpaster, The instructor’s manual for thinking.) Marcus and Arishonne both work to maintain the standard of living that this couple desires, but they are unable to meet the time demands of both work and domestic life%(7).
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[Gary R Kirby; Jeffery R Goodpaster] -- "Gary R. Kirby and Jeffrey R. Goodpaster work from the premise that good thinking is not exclusive to any one discipline. Their comprehensive approach to the study of critical thinking draws on.Download