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Developing Your Analytical Skills: How to Research and Present Information

Apply a framework for synthesizing data, determining implications and making informed decisions.
Are you flooded with information and new knowledge on a daily basis? Unsure how to assess the credibility of new information? Not 100% confident you’re making valid decisions? 
With interactive learning*, combined with discussion, lecture, and enhanced case studies, this is your opportunity to make sense of the overwhelming amount of data you’re inundated with daily so you can make decisions to the best advantage of your business and career.  

*You must bring a laptop with Microsoft Office® to this course

***This course has been updated***



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Upcoming Sessions

Date City Times Course# 92162
  • Sep 11, 2017
    - Sep 12, 2017
    Toronto, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Oct 23, 2017
    - Oct 24, 2017
    Mississauga, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Dec 18, 2017
    - Dec 19, 2017
    Calgary, AB 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Jan 29, 2018
    - Jan 30, 2018
    Toronto, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Mar 8, 2018
    - Mar 9, 2018
    Toronto, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Mar 15, 2018
    - Mar 16, 2018
    Mississauga, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

Course Details

What You Will Learn

  • Understand the key concepts of Business and Data Analysis
  • Put information into a form that can be analyzed 
  • Apply techniques to information to help determine what is relevant
  • Analyze information in order to identify the “best” opportunity for your business, and explain your reasoning
  • Recognize patterns, and discern what they can mean for your business
  • Identify a framework as the basis for creating presentations that use information you’ve derived from your analysis 

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How You Will Benefit

  • Organize information from multiple sources in various formats
  • Categorize data so you can analyze it 
  • Uncover relevant information
  • See contradictory data in different perspectives
  • Analyze the facts to identify the best opportunity
  • Recognize patterns and determine what they mean for your business
  • Clearly communicate your findings and suggestions

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Course Features

  • Interactive learning format -- Please bring your laptop to this seminar
  • Updated case studies to immediately apply your learning in session


  • Member $1,845
  • Non-Member $1,995


Who Should Attend

This introductory course is designed for individuals who want to learn foundational, analytical skills that they can apply to their jobs to make more informed and successful business decisions.



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