Successful Thinking


Successful Thinking Defenition

Successful thinking is the combination of Critical, Creative, Analytical, and Strategic Thinking in order to identify problems and propose solutions innovatively and efficiently.

Sample Behaviors

Sample Behaviors include:

  • Demonstrate Critical Thinking:  Make decisions and solve problems using sound, inclusive reasoning and judgment holistically.
    • Demonstrate Creative Thinking:  Examine information and the situation in order to find new and innovative ways to solve a problem. 
      • Demonstrate Strategic Thinking:  Thinking beyond the success of one small problem to thinking about the long-term success of an overarching issue. 
        • Demonstrate Analytical Thinking: Converging facts, data, information, experiences, and wisdom in search of a solution.