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Creative Thinking and Creative Problem Solving


Cost Free
Presentation Length 1.0 hour

Recorded DateMay 15, 2024
CPE:Not available
(archived webinars do not offer CPE credits)
Subject AreaPersonal Development
Course LevelBasic
Course Description

If you are looking for an engaging, relevant, customized, and fun session specifically for CPAs, you have come to the right place. This session will allow you to make better decisions through creative thinking and creative problem-solving. You will work with a process to develop your own creative thinking skills using current methodology thinking.

You will also learn how to enhance collaboration with others by making the best decision given the facts. You will apply the process to assess work issues and other problems. This will allow you to apply creativity to practical business applications. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Give examples of creative thinking and creative problem-solving

  • Identify key skills

  • Operate proactively

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Mike Gregory leads Michael Gregory Consulting, LLC. Mike works with accountants, attorneys, and businesses that want to grow their businesses, be more productive and overcome conflict with others by enhancing collaboration. Mike also works with meeting planners looking for a dynamic, interactive, and fun speaker. 

As background, Mike has run an organization with 1,200 employees in his career and completed over 2,500 mediations, negotiations, and facilitations. As a result of his collaborative approach, clients have saved hundreds of millions of dollars. In addition, it has been his pleasure to give over 600 presentations in the U.S. and Canada based on the 12 books and over 35 articles he has written over the last nine years. 

As a speaker, clients often share that their people are more focused on the tasks at hand, more confident when making difficult decisions, and more at peace in their professional and personal lives. In addition, all participants leave with actionable items they can apply immediately on the job. 

Mike has a BS from Valparaiso University, an MS from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and an MBA from DePaul University.

On a personal note, he enjoys seeing two little granddaughters at least twice a week. Check out all of his books on Amazon. [ ASA, CVA, Qualified Mediator with the Minnesota Supreme Court]

About Our Presenter


Michael Gregory helps clients identify, address, and resolve issues B2B, within businesses, and with the IRS on issues regarding business valuation and other issues. As the founder of The Collaboration Effect™ his work enhances relationships, resources, and revenues. Mike negotiates winning solutions and works to grow businesses faster and more effectively through The Collaboration Effect™.

Mike develops outstanding change agents who integrate strategy with creativity to transform business cultures into engaged, customer-centric environments. He is an expert in the design and launching of learning programs and events. By asking appropriate questions and truly listening Mike helps others to resolve business conflicts.