This course is one of two introductory classes in the Sage MBA Program. The purpose of this course is to improve critical and creative thinking among students as well as inspire freedom of thought. The course facilitates a learning environment where critical thinking and incisive judgment are developed by students through clear communication of problem analysis. Students will also improve in their ability to develop unique ideas, overcome objections, and persuade others. It will aid the student in thinking outside of the box, and to become more effective writers, speakers and communicators.