Get Juiced!: Creative Thinking from the Inside Out
This ideation tools and creativity course will:
- Suggest methods for overcoming roadblocks and unlocking creativity.
- Explore a range of theories related to creativity.
- Provide program participants with multiple tools for generating new ideas.
- Outline processes for evaluating ideas.
Once a group’s creative juices are flowing, ideas can materialize at astonishing speed. Sure, some are wacky, and some are zany, but some are revolutionary approaches to solving serious business challenges. This hands-on workshop looks a the value of creativity at work, beliefs and actions that can crush creative ideas and discourage even conservative risk taking, methods for identifying problems, and a range of ideation techniques for crafting solutions to business challenges.
This workshop is offered in both a half-day and full-day format. The main difference between the two options is the number of ideation techniques we will introduce and the practice time allotted to each activity.
At this program’s conclusion, participants should be able to:
- Explain how creativity can improve business choices and operations.
- Describe various theories related to creativity.
- Recognize idea killers and conditions that encourage a stagnant climate.
- Use a host of ideation tools.
- Methodically evaluate their ideation efforts.
- Put a plan in place to encourage workplace creativity.
The following outline highlights some of the course’s key learning points. As part of your training program, we will modify content as needed to meet your business objectives. Upon request, we will provide you with a copy of the participant materials prior to the session(s).
Don’t Stop Before You Start: Recognizing Idea Blockers
The Creative Outlook: Valuing Creativity
What’s Your Problem?: Methodical Mess Finding
Opening the Ideation Tap: Problem, Meet Solutions
Great Idea, or Is It? Evaluation Time
Staying Juiced: Encouraging Everyday Creativity
By the end of this session, participants will be armed with a range of tools they can use to creatively attack the next problem they encounter.
- Half-Day Training Course
- Full-Day Training Course
Onsite Training Course Reminders
Our instructor-led training courses are available to private groups. These workshops are not offered in a public seminar format. Please contact us to speak with a facilitator about your needs and bringing training to your organization.
We offer training in the District of Columbia and the following US states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
We also travel to Africa, Australia and New Zealand, Asia, Canada, Central America, Continental Europe, the Middle East, and the United Kingdom.
Please contact us about your location.