Creativity Training Impacting Engagement, Ideation and Innovation
PROGRAMS THAT TEACH PROCESS, BUILDS SKILLS AND INCREASES IDEATION FOR IDEASCALE USERS
The Idea Guy® has partnered with IdeaScale, the world’s largest innovation management platform. As a Gold Badge Partner, we provide best-in-class creativity training programs that help users create more ideas, and improve collaboration.
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HOW THE IDEA GUY LEVERAGED BEST-PRACTICES AND PROVEN PROGRAMS TO HELP CREATE AN INNOVATION CENTER
Community Health Improvement Partners (CHIP) is committed to engagement, innovation and execution within our communities. In partnership with The Idea Guy®, CHIP is able to provide the CHIP Innovation Center using IdeaScale to create new ideas, provide new programs and support staff, partners and stakeholders in ways that help us all improve our creativity and innovation.
Ed Quinlan, CEO of CHIP, said, “The Idea Guy is a master conductor of the journey. The power of his model is created through the acceleration of awareness, engagement, innovation and problem solving skills, leveraged by technology and timely human centered design thinking integration. His ability to identify key opportunities, with well-vetted solutions, that serve a diverse set of stakeholders is a critical deliverable.”
Creativity Training Programs
IMPROVE YOUR PEOPLE, IMPROVE YOUR IDEAS
IdeaScale provides an innovation management platform, but not everyone is ready to click the “submit an idea” button. Not everyone has the confidence to speak up, and collaborate with others in a public forum.
The Idea Guy empowers users to be more confident, more creative, more engaged and more productive. In the end, more people submit ideas, more people collaborate with greater efficacy, and more people remain engaged throughout the challenge.
Our most popular creativity training programs include:
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What’s Your Problem? Understanding how to identify the real problem to solve in a crisis.
The mission critical part of solving a problem is confirming that you’re working on the right problem. The problem is that the direction is often an assumption, opinion or repeat of something that has been done before, but it does assume that they know what the problem really is.
Using Creativity to Solve Problems for CEO’s
Every problem a CEO faces can be solved with Creativity. When a new CEO takes control of a company, there is usually a list of problems, prioritized by a Board, to be addressed by some action—sooner than later. The specifics vary by industry, but the issues tend to fall into one of these three categories...
Why Bad Ideas Happen to Good Businesses
or nearly 30 years, I’ve worked with leaders in the C-Suite to make strategic decisions about their business. From coast to coast and abroad, I listened in awe and amazement to the ideas presented and the rationale behind them. Some were awesome, and some were awful...
TEDx | How Creativity Can Change the World, One Bad Drawing at a Time
Everybody is creative, to some degree, in one way or another. In fact, 98% of children measure as divergent thinkers – people who can generate a volume of ideas in a short amount of time. Yet only 2% of adults score as divergent thinkers.
Understanding Ideation: So much more than just the idea.
Understanding Ideation: So much more than just the idea. The Idea Guy • July 3, 2017 This isn't going to take very long to write - I've been [...]
A Primer on Design Thinking
s concepts like “creativity” and “innovation” continue to be introduced into academic and business conversations they are quickly followed by processes and methodologies that deliver the desired outcomes. Although the words used are generally understood, they are sometimes hard to define with any confidence...
Organizations need a path for those innovators to contribute, and for their ideas to grow: IdeaScale facilitates that connection. We see our partnership with The Idea Guy as a way to empower those average people to be more creative, more engaged and more productive.
It’s rare to find a director, coach, mentor, and friend quite like The Idea Guy. Not only did he teach me industry-related skills, he taught me the importance of an energetic work ethic. KP’s childlike enthusiasm and infectiously positive attitude made working feel like play.
Our partnership with The Idea Guy will help expand our current offerings, and help our client organizations build the systemic creativity that is proven to make an impact in their performance, increasing an already significant return on investment.
Not only did The Idea Guy hand me the Creativity & Innovation toolbox, but also taught me how to effectively use it. I never learned so much valuable knowledge in such short amount of time. This class guided me towards what I want to pursue in life.
The Idea Guy’s innovative teaching style is a tribute to his experience and passion. He equipped me with the knowledge and skills to identify critical issues, develop solutions and make the solutions commercial. I could not more highly recommend his classes.