Managing Innovation

In a competitive landscape, innovation is the key to staying viable. Idea generation is not just the domain of “creative-types.” Whether you're an entrepreneur, a manager, or simply someone looking to foster fresh ideas, Managing Innovation will revolutionize your approach to problem-solving, product development and new venture creation. Learn to confidently bridge creativity and strategy, so that your best ideas become reality.

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You Will Learn:

Strategic Insights: Connect innovation to customer needs to drive growth and real enterprise value.

Creativity Techniques: Lead brainstorming, ideation and prototyping activities to transform concepts into actionable plans.

Leadership Skills: Foster a culture of creativity and collaboration, and differentiate between technical and adaptive challenges.

Proven Methodologies: Utilize the Minimum Viable Products framework and the Build, Measure, Learn feedback process.

Who Should Register?

  • Entrepreneurs of new business ventures who want to maximize their prospects for success.
  • Employees at any level of an existing enterprise who want to help launch a new product or service, or help it to enter new markets.
  • Early and mid-career professionals who want to be able to add greater strategic value to their organizations.
  • Leaders from any industry who want to increase their adaptive leadership capacity.

Price: $975

You Will Learn:

Strategic Insights: Connect innovation to customer needs to drive growth and real enterprise value.

Creativity Techniques: Lead brainstorming, ideation and prototyping activities to transform concepts into actionable plans.

Leadership Skills: Foster a culture of creativity and collaboration, and differentiate between technical and adaptive challenges.

Proven Methodologies: Utilize the Minimum Viable Products framework and the Build, Measure, Learn feedback process.

Who Should Register?

  • Entrepreneurs of new business ventures who want to maximize their prospects for success.
  • Employees at any level of an existing enterprise who want to help launch a new product or service, or help it to enter new markets.
  • Early and mid-career professionals who want to be able to add greater strategic value to their organizations.
  • Leaders from any industry who want to increase their adaptive leadership capacity.

Price: $750

 

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Dates & Time to Completion

Sept. 30 - Nov. 8, 2024.

6 weeks.

Class Format

Online content.

1 weekly class on Zoom on Tuesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. (Pacific Time).

Requirements

1-2 hours of coursework per week.

1 assignment due each week.

Attend 5 of the 6 Zoom classes.

Registration Deadline

Sept. 26, 2024.

LEARN from an expert:

Dan Mahoney

Dan Mahoney is a seasoned executive with over 30 years of experience in the technology world. He was the CEO of Renesas Electronics America for 10 years and led a solid-state drive startup for four years until its acquisition. Dan is a member of the Spokane Angel Alliance and currently serves on three tech startup boards and three local nonprofit boards. He is a senior adjunct MBA professor at Whitworth University. His expertise is in the areas of leadership development, organizational strategy and alignment, entrepreneurship, and design thinking.

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