Contrary to legal analysis, which calls for a conclusion, IBAR critical thinking analysis calls for recommendations. Because of the mutability and flux of the business environment, recommendations allow for innovation and creativity based on the current landscape. The overarching value of IBAR critical thinking is the flexibility and agility of trained minds looking at problems and understanding the process for developing viable solutions based on practical research.
The SBA says…
"On behalf of the U.S. Small Business Administration, we thoroughly enjoyed your presentation...Your sharing of invaluable information to small businesses on how to effectively apply critical and strategic thinking to resolve business problems was well-received by the participants. We look forward to working with you again." --Dorothy G. Atkins, Supervisory Economic Development Specialist