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.

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

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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.

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. Inspiration

VUCA Workshop Training Resource

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?

Creative Problem Solving Workshop

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?

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 Lean Startup Teamwork & Leadership Facilitation Workshops


Why Workshops Aren't Working


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.

Human-Centered Design Workshops

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.

Business Storytelling Training Workshop

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.

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.

Five Innovation Workshop Questions


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.

What is a SWOT Analysis Workshop?


What is a SWOT Analysis 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. That leaves most companies scrambling to figure out how they can facilitate a high impact virtual innovation workshop to keep their business on the cutting edge. The post Making the Virtual Workshop a Reality appeared first on The Future Shapers.

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.

Insight into our Design Thinking Workshops

Board of Innovation

The post Insight into our Design Thinking Workshops appeared first on Board of Innovation. Board Of Innovation Innovation design thinking workshopDesign Thinking – Case: Philadelphia (Geneva Global) When Geneva Global approached us for a Design Thinking training, we were immediately enthused.

Best practices: How to facilitate a virtual workshop?


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. These online workshops are flexible, and you can use it for almost anything when you want your participants to interact with each other, share ideas, discuss and come to a common conclusion. Use the tools support throughout the workshop.

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The workshop from hell


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.

How to Run Remote Design Thinking Workshops


This leads to a couple of difficulties, especially when you are scheduled to hold an interactive and Design-Thinking-inspired workshop format that could neither be postponed nor be executed at the client facilities. Like everyone these days, we are experiencing challenging times when it comes to activating and engaging relationships with our customers. As seen all over the world, we decided to close our office, stop travelling and work from home instead.

Professional Grade Workshop Templates


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Podcast: Online workshops and meetings


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). Not presentation or decision meetings, but creative collaboration

Running a Zoom Workshop? Here’s What You Need to Know


8 lessons that will make your transition to online workshops a little easier


Digital Brainstorming Workshops


Give your brainstorming a powerful boost

Evolve Your Workshops


Announcing the next new feature in Idea Hunt’s transformational SaaS Suite


Creative Thinking Exercises – 2 Ways to Create Innovation Workshop Inspiration


We facilitated a follow-up innovation workshop for an industrial client. In previous workshops, a large group convened and re-imagined a manufacturing process to improve quality, while maintaining costs and production efficiency. A follow-up workshop moved four of the process improvement concepts into detailed project planning. They requested a follow-up innovation workshop to inspire bigger, further out thinking.

Community Collaboration Workshops Come in All Sizes


The week included: Large scale community collaboration workshops – Nearly eighty students from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale gathered Monday night and a comparable number of Carbondale, IL residents assembled on Tuesday for community collaboration workshops to imagine the community’s future with Gigabit Internet capabilities. That is a huge change, and opens the door to some radically different future workshops.

Tips for Becoming a Better Workshop Leader


You host a workshop When you need ideas, game changing, take your business to the next level ideas, how do you get them?

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Leadership Workshop That I Cant Recommend Enough

Rmukesh Gupta

If I were asked this question, I have no doubt in my mind that the single 100 USD or less purchase that has had a profound impact on my life has been the investment of 90USD that I made to participate in a leadership workshop organised by THE SETH GODIN. The workshop started at 12:30 AM, yes half past mid-night and went till 3:30 AM in the morning. I was active all through the workshop and that workshop has changed me significantly.

New Workshop Template Release: Brainstorming Pro


New Workshop Template Release: Brainstorming Pro

3 common innovation workshop problems and why they matter

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My strategy workshop from heaven


I recently wrote a post about my workshop from hell and what I learned from it. Of course, not every workshop ends up as a disaster. Today I want to tell you about my workshop from heaven. I still worked in the same company as in my workshop from hell – a producer of high-precision metal components. We in the strategic planning department were given the task to conduct a strategy workshop in order to determine. What exactly should be the result of the workshop?

The Evolution of Workshops


Collaborative Meetings Matching Pace with Technology

What is an empathy mapping workshop?


The first step in design thinking: empathy mapping

How to Prepare to Facilitate a Workshop


4 Tips to help you prepare for success

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The Value of Running Innovation Workshops – ignite creativity around any business challenge

The Future Shapers

Innovation workshops are a good way to get the creative juices flowing in an organisation. When executed well, a targeted innovation workshop can be the missing link to get you back on the right track. In this thought piece Douglas Ferguson unpacks the value of running innovation workshops and explains where to start. The post The Value of Running Innovation Workshops – ignite creativity around any business challenge appeared first on The Future Shapers.

Innovation Workshop Lessons – 6 Keys to Facilitating Executive Interviews


The latest confirmation took place this week as we created and presented a new Brainzooming innovation workshop on how to develop insights to fuel innovation. We developed this new Brainzooming innovation workshop for the management team within the department leading the innovation push. We routinely present strategic thinking workshops on the exercises and tools The Brainzooming Group uses to develop and implement innovative ideas.


7 Expectations from Creative Thinking Workshop Training


What are your expectations from a creative thinking workshop? That is the first question I ask the audience at a Brainzooming creative thinking workshop. 7 Expectations from Creative Thinking Workshop Training. Preparing for a creative thinking workshop this week, I looked back at a recent workshop to review the expectations participants shared. At that workshop, we concentrated on the “What’s It Like?”

Strategic Planning Process – Creating a Workshop to Develop Strategy


Suppose you are on the hook to put together a team meeting or workshop to develop a strategy. Is there something or some place you can go to get ideas on how to develop a strategy workshop? Since this was a recent search topic here, we are sharing our recommendations for ideas on coordinating a strategic planning process workshop. Strategic Planning Process – Ideas for a Workshop to Develop Strategy. 6 Guidelines for a Great Strategic Thinking Workshop.

The 6 Types of Strategic Planning Activities for a Workshop


What types of strategic planning activities are in a strategic thinking workshop ? As we collaborate with a client to design strategic planning activities for a strategic thinking workshop , we explore various possibilities. 6 Potential Strategic Planning Activities for a Workshop. If you are figuring out strategic planning activities in a strategic thinking workshop, we suggest looking toward six “I” categories as your starting point for the design.

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Top 5 Hidden Benefits of Brainstorming Pro Workshops


Top 5 Hidden Benefits of Brainstorming Pro Workshops

New Workshop Template Release: Ideation



How to design a workshop


Insights and Tips from Idea Hunt Experts Elia Morling and Jonas Soderstrom

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