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Understanding Creative Problem Solving Styles

Total Credits: 1 Advance Credits

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Moderating/Facilitation |  Research Design
Missy Carvin
43 Minutes
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Feb 04, 2021


What does Creative Problem Solving have to do with Qualitative research? Quite a lot, actually. How we solve problems has a huge impact on the ways we approach research - and it has a similar impact on your respondents, clients, and research partners. Come learn about Creative Problem Solving styles and how to help clients, respondents, and yourself keep a research project moving along from "what are we doing here?" to "this solution is awesome!" This roundtable will be highly interactive, so come ready to participate!



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Creative Education Foundation

Missy Carvin is the Manager of Programs and Sales at the Creative Education Foundation. She is also the President of New Directions Consulting, a full-service market research and innovation solutions supplier. Missy is a seasoned Creative Problem Solving facilitator and trainer who has worked across sectors and industries, and who is a key strategic partner in developing the Creative Education Foundation’s youth programs and leadership development programs and activities. Missy represents the 2nd Generation of Creative Problem Solving Institute Leaders, who integrate CPS strategies in her family.

Missy is a frequent speaker at the Creative Problem Solving Institute (CPSI), Florida Creativity Conference (FCC), MindCamp (Canada’s Creativity Conference) and the Qualitative Research Consultants Association (QRCA) annual conference. She has worked in the past for two other not-for-profits: Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson and Historic Hudson Valley, and is an active Girl Scout participant in Orlando, FL. Missy applies her strengths of Activator, Woo, Communication, Strategy, and Positivity to her approach to business, parenting, and life in general.