Practice analyzing problems by listing the steps you would take to analyze a problem.
Practice developing effective problem statements by writing a problem statement.
Practice identifying and managing risks by ranking possible solutions to a problem.
Explore crowdsourcing sites.
Practice developing alternatives by generating a list of alternatives.
Practice evaluating options by selecting an option and then explaining why you selected it.
Ranking and weighting options
Practice implementing solutions by identifying why a solution was not successful.
Practice monitoring and managing the solution by describing how you would monitor a problem and solution.
Practice verifying the solution by testing a solution with a worst-case scenario.
Explore online mashups and RSS feeds.
Practice overcoming obstacles to critical thinking by reacting to a scenario.
Practice becoming a critical thinker by identifying the habits of critical thinkers.
Explore electronic books.
Practice evolving from a group to a team by analyzing descriptions of group meetings.
Practice using divergent thinking by generating solutions to a problem.
Practice using convergent thinking by generating solutions to a problem.
Practice reaching closure by reviewing a decision and choosing how to reach closure.
Practice building sustainable agreements by creating an action plan for a project.
Explore online scheduling tools.
Practice modeling decisions quantitatively by selecting a solution.
Practice describing data objectively by calculating statistics. Complete the following steps.
Practice weighing factors by assigning weights and calculating results.
Practice creating decision trees by completing a diagram.
Research Web sites that use graphics to display data.
Explore spreadsheet tools.