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Critical Thinking University- 20% Off Through June 29th

Critical Thinking University- 20% Off Through June 29th

Have you heard of TalentLens’ newest critical thinking training product?  It’s the Critical Thinking University, an online learning portal specifically devoted to improving your problem solving, decision making, and critical thinking skills.  And through June 29th, 2012 you can receive over 20% off of all new licenses ($127/per person/per year- originally $159/per person/per year). This […]

The Role of Emotions in Critical Thinking

The Role of Emotions in Critical Thinking

Guest post by Dr. Judy Chartrand Have you ever jumped to a decision just to get it over with…. to relieve the frustration or tension you were feeling?  For most of us, the unfortunate answer is yes.   Feelings certainly impact our thinking and our actions. I facilitate critical thinking training sessions, and invariably this question […]

Don’t Like the Statistics? Change the Measurement Model

Why do you need to build and exercise your critical thinking skills?  As this short clip from The Colbert Report shows, every statistic can be manipulated to support a person’s agenda.  When you read a report or article that includes supposedly unbiased/concrete statistics, look deeper to understand the measurement model.  You may be surprised by […]