About the course
- What innovative strategies help an organization anticipate and shape the future?
- How do we respond to emerging opportunities with flexibility and speed?
- Can we conquer the uncertainty inherent in the future
Successful organizations operate on the edge of chaos and embrace risk, error, and ambiguity, while practicing strategies that reduce the need for doing, undoing, and redoing. You will learn key strategies and practical tools to give you the adaptive capacity to work creatively with change and uncertainty. Using examples from teams and organizations that have applied these tools, we will discuss how to tap the human potential for creative thinking, from the inception of ideas to their transformation into practical business strategies and innovations. Learn how effective leaders infuse all levels of the organization with the creative capacity to achieve extraordinary outcomes.
Participants will emerge with practical methods for increasing innovative possibilities, decreasing uncertainty, and maintaining a strategic advantage in a constantly changing competitive business world.
KEY LEADERSHIP ATTRIBUTES FOR FOSTERING CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION
Interactive, Engaging Class Exercise To Identify Key Leadership Attributes For Extraordinary Outcomes
BRINGING THE FUTURE TO THE PRESENT
Reduce Uncertainty And Increase Value By Learning To Visit The Future And Partner With The Future
BALANCING CHAOS AND ORDER
Foster Deliberate Chaos To Recognize Emerging Opportunities And Shorten Cycle Time
Attributes Shared By Agile Organizations That Can Rapidly Respond To The Unfolding Future In A World Of Complexity
Dr. Iris Firstenberg is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology, UCLA and Adjunct Associate Professor of Management at UCLA Anderson School of Management. She teaches courses on problem solving, decision making, and innovative thinking in the psychology department and Anderson MBA programs....
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.