Critical Thinking Skills

They May be in Short Supply 
according to this Fast Company report.

Read this short article to see brief descriptions of 8 features of Critical Thinking that employers are looking for. Then, ask yourself - which ones do you have, which ones are lacking, and are there any that you EXCEL at? By the way - how do you justify your assessment? Here are the Critical Thinking evidences.

  1. Read between the lines lacking for fluff and facts
  2. They dig deeper to improve their thinking
  3. Are skeptical
  4. Come prepared for real problems
  5. They play devil’s advocate and research the options
  6. They challenge assumptions and “this is how we do it around here”
  7. They really consider the views of others without quick dismissal
  8. They network smarter

Brian K. Rice
Leadership ConneXtions International

BrianRice@lcileaders.org