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About the Course

In today’s ever-growing and changing world, being able to think creatively and innovatively are essential skills. It can sometimes be challenging to step back and reflect in an environment which is fast paced or when you are required to assimilate large amounts of information. Making sense of or communicating new ideas in an innovative and engaging way, approaching problems from fresh angles, and producing novel solutions are all traits which are highly sought after by employers. This course will equip you with a ‘tool-box’, introducing you to a selection of behaviours and techniques that will augment your innate creativity. Some of the tools are suited to use on your own and others work well for a group, enabling you to leverage the power of several minds. You can pick and choose which of these tools or techniques suit your needs and interests, focusing on some or all of the selected approaches and in the order that fits best for you. The practical approach of this course enables you to acquire an essential skill-set for generating ideas, with plenty of: - Fun e-tivities and exercises; - Practical lectures and tips; - Video representations of the techniques in action. By the end of this course you should be able to: - Pick a type of brainstorming you think will be useful to apply to a challenge - Use alphabet brainstorming in tackling a challenge - Use grid brainstorming in tackling a challenge - Use a morphological chart to synthesise a solution to a challenge - Use the TRIZ contradiction matrix to identify recommended inventive principles - Apply SCAMPER to a range of challenges The greatest innovators aren’t necessarily the people who have the most original idea. Often, they are people- or teams- that have harnessed their creativity to develop a new perspective or more effective way of communicating an idea. You can train your imagination to seize opportunities, break away from routine and habit, and tap into your natural creativity. Join this course and our community of practitioners in CREATIVITY!...

Top reviews

M
Jul 22, 2020

Amazing to find out that I have been using the Six thinking Hats tool all my adult life and I wasn't even aware of its existence! As an Event Manager, I would definitely be applying many of the tools.

JM
May 24, 2020

An excellent course for a systematic exposure of some interesting and widely used creativity tools! Thanks for increasing the awareness and confidence to use them in professional and personal domains!

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By Sanya P

Jun 16, 2021

informative and helpful

By Isaiah K A

Sep 30, 2021

Very Nice Course

By ERWIN

Jun 21, 2021

excellent

By justeena k j

Sep 4, 2021

supreb

By ANBU S S 2

Jun 30, 2021

Nice.

By NAYA M D

Sep 9, 2021

good

By SRI C V

Sep 9, 2021

good

By Hardik J

Sep 9, 2021

Very

By Shenkumar R P

Sep 6, 2021

good

By Sowmiyaa

Jun 6, 2020

Nice

By swapnil s

Jun 24, 2021

good

By rutuja g

Aug 13, 2021

3

By Rupesh B

Mar 28, 2020

Choice in assignments would have been better!

By Elena C

Jul 20, 2021

I appreciate your hard work you have put together in this course unfortunately I don't think your questions at the first quiz were well defined and I don't agree with the score received. I used commons sense.

I am hoping for some real knowledge at your course and I would advise to review your questions

Thanks

Elena

By SIRISHA R P R

Sep 24, 2021

worse course...time waste