About the course
A ruthlessly practical online course to learn and apply the essential tools, techniques, and processes of innovation.
Put innovation into practice
Innovation is one of the most common business buzzwords of the last decade. It is often said that innovation is crucial for companies to survive. But what does the word really mean? And more importantly, how do you do innovation? We believe innovation is all about unlocking and applying creativity to solve problems that matter. In other words, developing new ideas that create value and tackle important challenges.
And while many find it mystifying, we know that with the right mindset and toolkit, anyone can practice innovation – especially when working with a team.
A New Mindset
Get beyond the jargon and discover simple, practical ways to think about innovation and how to bring it into your business context. Learn from case studies and course peers.
Get support to apply new methods in your own organization, with feedback and coaching from innovation experts and your peers.
The Innovator's Toolkit
Learn a range of practical frameworks and tools. Everything from framing the problem, to doing user research, collaborative ideation, prototyping, business modeling and more.
What you'll learn
You will learn how to apply a range of innovation tools to create value and solve problems. From understanding users to generating ideas, crafting creative concepts and testing prototypes, you will leave this course ready to lead innovation in any team.
How to think about innovation? Learn from case studies how others have created and implemented innovation to achieve results.
Your Opportunities to Innovate
Learn simple, practical research methods to gather data, extract the most relevant insights and frame your challenge in a clear and compelling way.
Ideation & Concepting
Learn how to lead creative processes that harness the power of teams to get beyond the obvious and generate new ideas.
Prototyping & Testing
Learn how to bring ideas to life through prototypes. Build, test, iterate and measure your impact to continuously drive toward success.
Building the MVP
Discover how different business models and implementation approaches can impact the survival of your idea and explore how to prove it's value and market fit.
How will you tell the story of your solution and integrate it within your context? You will explore ways to propel your solution forward and engage supporters along the way.
Learn with peers from around the world
An open online learning environment that encourages and facilitates dialogue, discussion and feedback.
Learn by doing: put ideas and tools into practice with weekly challenges to build your competence.
Tools, Videos and Resources
For each module, we curate the best learning materials to support you to apply the tools in action.
Sessions with course leaders and experts. Get inspiration, collaborate with your peers, and troubleshoot your challenges. Join live or watch the recording on your own time.
Videos and materials
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.