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Dr. Sharon Bailin Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University

Dr. Sharon Bailin is Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University. She is the author of the award-winning book, Achieving Extraordinary Ends: An Essay on Creativity (Ablex, 1994) and, along with Mark Battersby, Reason in the Balance: An Inquiry Approach to Critical Thinking. She is also the author of a significant number of articles on critical thinking and creativity, and has presented on these topics internationally.

Sharon currently directs a Masters Program for educators focused on critical thinking and is a part of a major initiative to develop critical thinking for educational institutions and contexts in Canada and internationally (TC2). She is a Past President of the Philosophy of Education Society and of the Association for Informal Logic and Critical Thinking. Through their work with The Critical Inquiry Group, Mark and Sharon provide consulting and coaching in the area of critical thinking and decision making for organizations and businesses.

Critical Thinking: To Tell the Truth – Part 2

Today’s buzz: Thinking. René Descartes first published this philosophical observation in 1637: Cogito ergo sum (Latin), also familiarly stated as Je pense, donc je suis (French) and…

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Critical Thinking: Path to True Business Intelligence?

Today’s buzz: Thinking. According to “The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013” (, Dec. 10, 2012), the top four skills required for…

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Bonnie D. Graham

A talk radio and cable TV broadcast journalist since 1995, media producer / host Bonnie D. Graham created and launched SAP Coffee Break with Game-Changers Radio in Fall 2011. Since then, she has developed 20 additional themed Game-Changers radio series for SAP. On each episode, Bonnie moderates a panel of thought leaders, practitioners, journalists and / or educators from across the business spectrum and the globe, to share timely technology and strategy insights for businesses of all sizes, industries, geographies, and maturities. Bonnie is on the SAP Editorial Experience / News Services team. Follow her programs on Twitter #SAPRadio.

Connect with Bonnie D. Graham: @bizbreakradio

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