Creative Thinking and Innovation

Creative Thinking and Innovation

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Trainers hear all the time from people who don’t think they are very creative, but most of us do not recognise that we are creative on a daily basis. Whether it’s stretching a tight budget at work or deciding who to invite to a project launch, there is a great deal of creativity involved in achieving success in business. Boosting creativity and innovation takes practice, and honing creative skills is a process.

This online course will help you teach participants how to:

  • Recognise their own creativity
  • Develop their own creative environment
  • Explain the importance of creativity and innovation in business
  • Apply problem-solving steps and tools
  • Use individual and group techniques to help generate creative ideas
  • Implement creative ideas
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  • Learn on your PC, Smart Phone, Tablet and iPad

Course Outline

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: What Is Creativity and Innovation?

  • Creativity and Innovation: A Breakdown
  • Know Your Creative Potential

Session Three: Individual Creativity

  • Know Yourself
  • Boost Your Creative Juices
Session Four: Get Creative
Session Five: Developing the Right Environment for Creativity
  • What Does a Creative Environment Look Like?
  • Build Your Creative Environment

Session Six: Creativity and Innovation in Business

  • The Role of Creativity and Innovation in Business
  • The Birth of the Four Seasons: A Case Study

Session Seven: Where Does Creativity Fit Into the Problem-Solving Process?

  • Problem-Solving Models
  • Phase One
  • Phase Two
  • Phase Three

Session Eight: Defining the Problem

  • Problem Identification
  • Eight Essentials to Defining a Problem
  • Tie It All Together
  • Using the Power of Eight

Session Nine: Creative Techniques

  • The RAP Model
  • The Shoe Swap Technique
  • Walk A Mile
  • Using Mind Mapping
  • Map It Out!
  • Metaphors and Analogies
  • Make a Metaphor
  • Situation/Solution Reversal
  • Reverse It to Solve It
  • Bring on the Toys!
  • Draw It Out!

Session Ten: Encouraging Creativity In A Team

  • Brainstorming
  • Plan It Out!
  • Role storming
  • Act It Out!
  • The Stepladder Technique
  • Brain writing
  • The Slip Writing Technique

Session Eleven: Putting It All Together

  • Nancy Clue and the Case of the Software Upgrade
  • Create Ideas and Choose Your Solution
  • Recommended Reading List
  • Post-Course Assessment
  • Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys
  • Personal Action Plan

Learning online

This course is 100% online. Once enrolling you will receive INSTANT online access to the learning materials, activities and quizzes.

Entry requirements

No prior knowledge is needed to complete this course, however basic computing skills is recommended. You will need access to the Internet. Our courses are compatible with most modern browsers.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Do I get a certificate for completing the course? A. You will receive a certificate of completion that you can download instantly once you have successfully complete the course..
Q. Can I do the course on my smart phone or tablet? A. The learning material can be accessed from your smart phone or tablet or a PC.
Q. What happens after I click enrol? A. After clicking the enrol button at the top of this page, you will set up your account and password and then you can pay for the course through our secure checkout system or through PayPal. You can then log in and have INSTANT access to the course.
Q. What if I need help while doing the course online? A. Our courses are self paced, user driven courses and are easy to follow and understand. Our support team will be available to assist you should you have trouble accessing your course but are not trained experts on the content of the course and can only provide limited support in course content.
Q. How long do I have to complete the course? A. Each LearnMe online course is available for 365 days from the time of enrolment. Even after you have completed the course you can still go back review the the course as many times as you like within your access period.
Q. What if I have other questions? A. Contact our Support Team.