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    Creative Problem Solving and Team Building with Team Up Events

    Date: March 5, 2020, 8:00am – 10:00am
    Northern Illinois Society for Human Resource Management
    Lake Forest Graduate School of Management
    1905 W Field Ct
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
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    8:00 - 8:30 am                                      Registration, Networking and Breakfast

    8:30-10:00 am                                      Program

    Have you ever struggled to find a solution to a challenge or felt like an opportunity slipped away?  Do you wish you had more creative ideas or better ways to communicate and collaborate with team members?  Creative problem solving is a tool that can help you find and implement solutions to challenges and opportunities.  Through hands-on team building activities, we’ll explore parts of the creative problem-solving process and build skills in creativity, communication and collaboration.

    You will:

    * Experience hands-on, collaborative activities

    * Gain tips and tools to extend your creative thinking

    * Explore creative problem-solving roles

    * Learn ways you can apply creativity, communication and collaboration to challenges and opportunities

    * Have fun!

    Amy Torf

    As a lifelong creative problem solver, Amy Torf has enjoyed a variety of careers, including as a robotics engineer, teacher, day camp director, and entrepreneur.  From her first invention (an automatic dog water dish) to creating two businesses, Noggin Builders and TeamUp Events, Amy most enjoys learning and innovating.  Through her work, she develops methods that encourage children and adults to explore and enhance creative problem-solving skills.