Critical thinking is a skill that can be learned and honed. It’s the ability to think clearly about what you know, which in turn means being able to form an opinion on something while considering all of the facts.
It’s not as easy as it sounds though: critical thinkers have to work hard at understanding complex ideas and must also take into account their own biases when forming an opinion or making a decision. What does this mean for you? You should start practising critical thinking skills today as it will greatly improve decision making. Listen to this expert talk to learn more.
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Nathaniel Schooler - an engaging interviewer, writer and trusted adviser. IBM Futurist and LinkedIn Power Profile Award Winner.
Prior experience taught him business communication is about real world relationships, (avoiding techno speak and meaningless jargon).