It's important that all professionals in an organization learn how to think strategically in order to help them in their management tasks. This course explores the characteristics of strategic thinking as well as the traits you need to be an effective strategic thinker. It also covers how to develop your capacity for thinking strategically though being creative, being prepared to deal with complexity, and being aware of what's going on inside and outside your organization.
Learning to Think Strategically
recognize characteristics of strategic thinking
recall traits of strategic thinkers
recognize techniques you can use to develop a clear vision in order to enhance strategic thinking
identify methods of becoming a strategic thinker through being creative
select ways of dealing with complexity in order to become a strategic thinker
recognize strategic thinking techniques involving knowing what's going on in your organization
use methods to develop your strategic thinking skills
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.