Ideation Workshop Game Plan

Beyond the Obvious

So what do you need to know as the leader of an ideation workshop? A workshop has multiple elements—participants, Killer Questions, and so on—but at the end of the day, the quality of the ideas directly relates to your ability to create a highly functional, highly effective group.

Hybrid Workshops

The Future Shapers

The hybrid landscape is a new frontier for event facilitators and attendees alike; therefore, putting on a hybrid workshop will require a different approach and mindset than an in-person or virtual one. The post Hybrid Workshops appeared first on The Future Shapers.

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Building Workshop Awareness

Guide 4 Innovating

Building the workshop ready for innovation is deliberately designed to help you think through many productive innovating and creative opportunities.

Designing Unique Workshops is hard work

Paul Hobcraft

It is the value of having good, interactive, highly particpative workshops breaks much of those initial barriers to allow the hard work to begin in a more cohesive and collaborative way. Workshops can mean different things to different people.

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Naming Workshop

InnovationTraining.org

Create and choose the right name to define your idea, company, brand, product or service with a naming workshop. We can take our decades of experience to design an innovative learning and naming workshop experience just for your organization. Virtual or Onsite Naming Workshops.

Reflection Workshops and Reflection Activities for Learning and Development

InnovationTraining.org

We have designed innovative reflection workshops and training to guide your participants through reflecting on themselves and their experience. Please contact us to learn more about the reflection workshop or session we can lead for your group virtually or onsite.

Individual Ideas in Workshop Groups

Beyond the Obvious

At the end of the ideation part of the workshop, have the team members briefly talk through their individual ideas. Book Book Excerpts Elias Howe grouping groups ideas Ideation ideation workshop sharing

Designing unique workshops is hard work

The Future Shapers

Understanding innovation requires a deep awareness- through a variety of tailored or purpose-designed workshops, dialogues or discovery trips you can rapidly enhance your awareness and grasp of what ‘makes up’ innovation.

Mission Statement Training Workshop

InnovationTraining.org

Our mission statement training workshop is a fast-paced program to help your group create and align on a mission statement. This training workshop is typically done with a team, group, or department within an organization. Mission Statement Workshop Design Activities.

How to make virtual workshops work - during the workshop

Flying Fish Lab

In our last post, we shared some tips on how to start off on the right foot for your virtual workshops. In this second part of the series, we dive deeper into what you can do DURING the workshop. In short, you need to know how to make virtual workshops work for you.

How to make virtual workshops work - during the workshop

Flying Fish Lab

In our last post, we shared some tips on how to start off on the right foot for your virtual workshops. In this second part of the series, we dive deeper into what you can do DURING the workshop. In short, you need to know how to make virtual workshops work for you.

Area of Focus for Workshop Groups

Beyond the Obvious

The ideas you generate in your workshop are only ever going to be as good as the people in the group. I want people of different ages, races, education levels, economic statuses, and beliefs to come up with an area of focus.

8 surprising benefits of remote workshops

Board of Innovation

The post 8 surprising benefits of remote workshops appeared first on Board of Innovation. Thinking about a remote session? From improved efficiency and faster experimentation to introvert bravery, here are a few reasons why a digital collaboration might be a great choice.

#1: How to Implement Ideas from an Ideation Workshop

Flying Fish Lab

If you’ve ever held an ideation workshop, you know how fun it can be when people come up with fantastic ideas and everyone gets excited. It’s almost like it’s one of the great mysteries in life (or work) – how to implement ideas from an ideation workshop?

#1: How to Implement Ideas from an Ideation Workshop

Flying Fish Lab

If you’ve ever held an ideation workshop, you know how fun it can be when people come up with fantastic ideas and everyone gets excited. It’s almost like it’s one of the great mysteries in life (or work) – how to implement ideas from an ideation workshop?

How to structure a hybrid brainstorming workshop

Svava

Brainstorming workshops are powerful tools for ideation, collaboration and innovation as a team and company. But how do you design a brainstorming workshop that fits your hybrid organisation? Select a template for, or develop a framework for your workshop.

Why Workshops Aren't Working

Svava

Traditional workshops are the go to for a myriad of businesses and their different objectives. You might be thinking, if people are continuing to host these workshops, they must be gaining something from them; IE, they must be working. Large companies with legacy products use them to explore new business initiatives or methods for improvement, while startups use them build their business model canvases, and value propositions.

Running Effective Innovation Workshops

Innovation in Practice

And, teams that are successful at innovation are committed to ongoing growth via avenues such as innovation workshops. When it comes to running effective innovation workshops, here are some things to keep in mind: First, decide where to hold the workshop. When you begin your workshop, start by identifying the constraints around the problem. That helps keep the workshop more organized as you work through the lists.

What is a SWOT Analysis Workshop?

Svava

What is a SWOT Analysis Workshop

Guest Post: Running Better Lean Startup Workshops

Grasshopper Herder

Five actionable tips on running better workshops. The post Guest Post: Running Better Lean Startup Workshops appeared first on GrasshopperHerder.com. Lean Startup Teamwork & Leadership Facilitation Workshops

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Introducing Premium Workshop Templates

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Get Even Better Results with Tailored Premium Workshop Templates

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VUCA Workshop Training Resource

InnovationTraining.org

Are you seeking more about this topic or participating in a VUCA workshop training? In our design thinking workshops , we focus on helping you learn how to apply a mindset that begins with empathy in a human-centered way, to begin to understand the real challenge, define it, and generate many ideas that can be analyzed, validated, prototyped, tested, and launched. VUCA Workshop Training. Contact us today to learn about VUCA training workshops. . What is a VUCA world?

Podcast: Online workshops and meetings

Svava

In this pod (in Swedish) Idea Hunt’s Lotta Strand speaks with Jonas Jaani , digitalisation guru, about online workshops. In today’s business environment a lot of meetings are held online (read: digital, online).

Professional Grade Workshop Templates

Svava

Designed by Experts, to Give You a Leg Up

How does an innovation workshop work?

Lead Innovation

An innovation workshop serves to find concrete ideas for innovations and to develop initial concepts. In this article you can read how an innovation workshop at Lead Innovation works. Innovation manager & -team

How to design and structure a workshop

Svava

Workshops are powerful tools for business planning, strategy and execution. There are many types of workshops that you can design and host depending upon your desired outcomes. But how do you design a workshop that fits your organisation and your business needs?

Creative Problem Solving Workshop

InnovationTraining.org

Discover what to expect at a creative problem solving workshop and when your organization could benefit from a training session. If your organization is interested in implementing these techniques, you’ll want to learn more about this framework and how you can get started with a creative problem solving training workshop here. . About Creative Problem Solving Training Workshops. Who are Creative Problem Solving Workshops For?

Human-Centered Design Workshops

InnovationTraining.org

Find out what a human-centered design workshop encompasses and when your organization may benefit from a training here. If your organization is interested in becoming better at innovating with a human-centered design workshop, you’ll want to learn more about this evolving framework and how you can tap into its methodology here. A Human-Centered Design workshop will help you start and finish with the end user in mind.

Design Thinking Digital Transformation Workshop Tips

InnovationTraining.org

How to facilitate a design thinking workshop for digital transformation. How to navigate from onsite to digitally transformed virtual workshops. That’s the key that I like to address in the workshops. . It also shows workshop activities/formats: [link] ).

How to facilitate a SWOT analysis workshop

Svava

SWOT Analysis workshops often use a template that breaks these four categories into quadrants. Traditionally these are paper templates that are used to record findings from a group of participants in a workshop setting. Next it’s time to actually conduct the workshop.

Making the Virtual Workshop a Reality

The Future Shapers

And while working remotely is increasingly familiar to most professionals, collaborating virtually on an innovation workshop is still largely unchartered territory. The post Making the Virtual Workshop a Reality appeared first on The Future Shapers.

Business Storytelling Training Workshop

InnovationTraining.org

A business storytelling training workshop can help us to learn this craft and develop our communication skills. There are many workshops emerging designed to help leaders at many levels in organization communicate and innovate with greater impact through story. In our workshop we will lead you through activities and exercises to help you find, create, make, and share your own stories. Our workshops are highly interactive and engaging. Storytelling for Business Leaders.

Start off on the right foot with your virtual workshops

Flying Fish Lab

How to make virtual workshops work for you How to make virtual workshops work is still a challenge for some organisations, especially if they haven’t adapted their preparation procedures and techniques to suit the virtual space. How to make virtual workshops work?

Start off on the right foot with your virtual workshops

Flying Fish Lab

How to make virtual workshops work for you How to make virtual workshops work is still a challenge for some organisations, especially if they haven’t adapted their preparation procedures and techniques to suit the virtual space. How to make virtual workshops work?

3 problems with innovation workshops, and how to solve them

Board of Innovation

But what about problems with innovation workshops themselves? The post 3 problems with innovation workshops, and how to solve them appeared first on Board of Innovation. Expertise Innovation Consultant innovation managers innovation workshopsAs an innovator, you've learned to love — and even seek out — customer problems.

The workshop from hell

Eddielogic

Today I like to share with you the story of a workshop I was supposed to lead. It was a true workshop from hell. I am sure you’ve been to your own workshops from hell. This process ended with a 3-day strategy workshop with about 30 participants from top management. Every business unit (in this case: product group) had to carry out a strategic analysis, derive proposals for strategic options, and present its findings in the strategy workshop.

Best practices: How to facilitate a virtual workshop?

Be-novative

These are our 26 best practices on how to host your workshop online, and I will take you through it, step by step. These tips are from more than 500 remote collaboration and ideation workshops we have facilitated virtually. Use the tools support throughout the workshop.

Best practices: How to facilitate a virtual workshop?

Be-novative

These are our 26 best practices on how to host your workshop online, and I will take you through it, step by step. These tips are from more than 500 remote collaboration and ideation workshops we have facilitated virtually. Use the tools support throughout the workshop.

Virtual Design Thinking Workshop from Stanford D School

InnovationTraining.org

The Stanford D School have recently released a new Starter Kit designed for teams looking to host a virtual design thinking workshop or training session. Expect many partner activities and discussion points that can drive your workshop or training session forward.

New Workshop Template Release: Brainstorming Pro

Svava

New Workshop Template Release: Brainstorming Pro

Zoom Training for Innovating Virtual Workshops and Meetings

InnovationTraining.org

Innovate your virtual meetings through our design thinking-inspired Zoom facilitation training workshop. Our hands-on how-to workshop can walk you through how to contribute to and run a virtual workshop or session through an online meeting tool like Zoom.

Five Innovation Workshop Questions

InnovationManagement

The post Five Innovation Workshop Questions appeared first on Innovation Management. There are a lot of best practices that we recommend to our customers: start with the end in mind, adopt criteria to drive ideation, use at least seven channels to communicate with your end user, respond to ideas with positive feedback and questions.

The Evolution of Workshops

Svava

Collaborative Meetings Matching Pace with Technology