Leadership Foundation/Critical Thinking

 

Analyze the readings from critical and creative thinking; then explain the importance of critical thinking (L103) and creative thinking (L104) to a sergeant major and how the sergeant major should incorporate the concepts to solve problems within an organization.

As you consider your response, things that may help you are to consider defining critical thinking while incorporating some of the Elements of Thought and Intellectual standards. Also, consider how cognitive biases and mental models affect the sergeant major’s ability to solve problems. At the end of your response, illustrate an example (Clarity) to support your work.

InstructionsPost a substantial initial response, with at least 2 cited sources and a minimum of 500 words, to the topic above.

Post should be:

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· Indent paragraphs five spaces (Set the tab key)

· Use one space at the end of a sentence.

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