Applied Curiosity


Applying Curiosity to Business Practice to Optimise Results!

Applied curiosity is the application of curiosity to do specific things like increase influence, inspire innovation, and prepare for competitive shifts in the global economy.

By leveraging your innate curiosity in the business space, you and your team can attain greater success, optimise performance, and win in the marketplace. In this course, you’ll see how to put your innate curiosity to work.

Discover how to strengthen your curiosity muscle and use applied curiosity to ask smarter questions, solve problems, sell to others, and even avoid common data blind spots that can lead to faulty conclusions.

Topics include:

  • Recall the differences between free-range curiosity and applied curiosity.
  • Name the three mindsets that combine to create the curiosity mindset.
  • List the steps of the ‘what if’ exercise.
  • Recognise the most challenging gap for curiosity to fill. Define the “most valuable question.”
  • Identify the issue that can be avoided with a question directive.

Learning Outcomes

  • Utilising the curiosity mindset.
  • Using curiosity as a differentiator.
  • Using a trigger to elevate curiosity.
  • Using peak curiosity as a strategic tool and for innovation and problem-solving.
  • Applying your curiosity archetype.
  • Applying curiosity to data.
  • Finding your most valuable questions (MVQ).
  • Create a vibrant culture of curiosity.
  • Using curiosity in a team environment to enhance idea generation.
  • Identify ways using applied curiosity to improve your judgement and discernment.
  • Apply strategic questions to complex problems.

Designed For

  • Anyone looking to improve their performance in the workplace.
  • Applicable to those looking for fresh approaches to motivate and create a culture of ideas.
  • Ideal Size: 6-15 participants.

Course Inclusions…

In-Depth TNA

Our consultants can provide a thorough Training Needs Analysis of your skill needs and learning objectives. We will ensure that we develop the best solution to upskill your team guaranteed.

Program Reports

We provide a range of evaluation methods and options to help you gain the right information and feedback to understand the return of training investment to your team and organisation.


All programs can be customised to your desired learning and skill needs. This includes activities and exercises that reflect your daily work practices, tailored content and real world scenarios.

Industry Facilitators

All our Facilitators bring real world experience and come highly recommended in their fields of expertise. We guarantee the right match for your organisation.


As a highly respected Australian education brand the CAL Group offers a Certificate of Achievement to acknowledge your professional development journey.

Our Learning Solutions…

Remote Ready

All our programs have remote workplace delivery methods to cater for your specific organisational needs. Our facilitators are highly experienced in Live, Hybrid and Virtual formats.

Adaptable Delivery

Each program can be conducted in a variety of time and delivery formats to suit your staffing needs. Talk to us about how we can best adapt to your training requirements.

Fully Customisable

All training content is tailored to your specific training needs and objectives. This includes using real workplace scenarios for activities and exercises.

Social Learning Integration

With increased remote workplace challenges our workshops inetgrate social learning techniques to develop your team through connecting with each other.