Upcoming Dates

  • April 24-25, 2019 (London, UK)
  • September 25-26, 2019 (Seattle, WA)

$2000 per participant

Description

Organizations need a workforce that is innovative, adaptive and nimble to meet industry changes and challenges. However, when it comes to developing this capability in staff, it can be difficult to know where to start. Participants will learn how to develop a pipeline of ideas within their environment directed at current issues, goals or opportunities, as well as methods of testing and implementing promising solutions.

*Please contact us for details about pricing for training delivered at your organization.

Credits or Certifications

  • Virginia Mason Institute Certificate of Completion

Time Commitment

2 days

Location

  • Virginia Mason Institute in Seattle, Washington
  • At your organization

Develop an idea pipeline

Promoting a culture of innovation creates a continuous stream of new ideas from the individuals who are closest to the work at your organization. Promising solutions and ideas for improvement can be quickly tested, refined and implemented to benefit the organization and to improve the quality and efficiency of services delivered.

Direct creativity towards solutions

A culture of innovation gives staff a sense of purpose beyond profits, and the ability to contribute meaningful solutions to advance organizational goals. Whether you are a leader of your organization or a team member innovation can help you stay ahead of the curve, and build a team of more adaptive, creative and innovative professionals.

Participants will learn how to:

• Support a culture of innovation and its behavioral characteristics
• Facilitate creative idea generation and implementation
• Learn to think differently about existing challenges and opportunities
• Apply a common language and tool set to innovation exercises
• Create realistic, actionable steps towards sustaining long-term improvements

Benefits for your organization

Whether you are a leader of your organization or a team member, innovation can help you stay ahead of the curve and build a team of more adaptive, creative and innovative professionals.

Participants will be able to help their organizations to:

• Adapt to changing market demands
• Deliver better services to your patients
• Improve the engagement and operations of your team
• Benefit from a continuous stream of new ideas and potential solutions
• Increase employee satisfaction

 

Download Creativity Cards

Get started with the tips, tricks and techniques featured in our creativity cards to think more creatively, problem-solve and test your ideas.

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Download Creativity Cards

Get started with the tips, tricks and techniques featured in our creativity cards to think more creatively, problem-solve and test your ideas.

Learn more and download