Strategies for Creative Problem Solving (Full Day)

Three Core Mindsets of An Innovator
(Full Day Workshop)

What if you could learn the critical mindsets and skills required to dramatically improve your innovation capacity? What if you could tackle significant real-world challenges faced by your organization in more creative ways?

The Strategies for Creative Problem Solving is not your typical workshop. It’s an energizing, high-impact, interactive experience designed to systematically unlock the creative potential of each participant in order to solve complex problems, seize opportunities and realize profound economic success! You will learn how to think differently through an ideation framework that can be deployed to solve any challenge, big or small.

In this full-day workshop, you will learn the core mindsets of an innovator required to effectively succeed in today’s hyper-competitive environment. Unlike traditional learning workshops focused on theory, this workshop will apply proven methodologies and techniques to solve real-world business challenges and opportunities! You will walk away with a unique set of tools that you can begin to use immediately to create revolutionary new products and services and create disruption in your industry…and ideas to help solve your business’ greatest challenge!

Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is designed for teams and individuals who seek to unlock their creativity and apply it toward solving marketing challenges and opportunities. Whether you already work in a “creative” industry or are looking for creativity and innovation to drive new competitive advantages for your business, Strategies for Creative Problem-Solving workshop will provide you with a structured framework to inspire your imagination and generate hundreds of new breakthrough ideas!

Workshop Benefits

The benefits of attending this workshop fall under the following key drivers of growth: increasing marketing efficiencies and increasing marketing effectiveness.

This workshop helps attendees increase marketing efficiency by teaching them:

  • How to identify and overcome individual barriers to innovative thinking
  • How to activate out-of-the-box idea generation
  • How to learn and apply strategies for creative problem-solving

This workshop helps attendees increase marketing effectiveness by teaching them:

  • How to infuse creativity and an “innovator’s mindset” into their daily workplace
  • Proven frameworks and methodologies to systematically drive creative progress within their organization
  • How to identify the most powerful techniques to uncover new ideas and fuel innovation
  • How to create an Innovator’s Mindset for an individual and their teams

Download the full agenda here

 


trainer

Kaiser Yang

CEO & Co-Founder, Platypus Labs

Kaiser Yang is the CEO of Platypus Labs, a consultancy he created to help organizations systematically build a culture or innovation in order to solve complex problems and drive measurable results. Prior to Platypus Labs, he was at the forefront of the digital transformation, holding senior leadership roles at both tech startups and large, global organizations.

Over the last 16 years, Kaiser served as Managing Director for both HelloWorld, Foresee and PrizeLogic, leading large-scale digital marketing programs in 81 countries for Fortune 100 clients such as Microsoft, Disney, Amazon, and Nike. Kaiser's broad-based experience in sales, client service, technology, operations, and marketing help him serve clients today with a multi-disciplinary approach. Prior to leading and growing startups, Kaiser held leadership roles at Nortel, Dole Foods Japan, and United Technologies. Kaiser holds an MBA from the University of Michigan.


trainer

Sara Frasca

VP, Innovation Enablement, Platypus Labs

Sara is Vice President of Innovation Enablement at Platypus Labs, a global innovation enablement, invention, and consulting firm. She helps leading organizations cultivate human imagination, build a culture of innovation, and solve complex problems in creative ways. Sara is a go-to resource for leaders seeking competitive advantage and sustainable success by harnessing innovation.

She started her career at General Mills, helping to build and launch a variety of successful brands. As an Account Director at HelloWorld, she was at the forefront of the digital boom, strategically leading Fortune 500 clients through their transformation. In 2014, she decided to harness her entrepreneurial spirit, leading to the launch of Trasca & Co Eatery, a hyper-successful business in Jacksonville, Florida.

Her passion for creativity and service, mixed with her corporate and start-up experience make her a great asset to help organizations navigate a multitude of business challenges. Sara was named Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Jacksonville, Florida and sits on the Board of Directors for the Jacksonville University Davis College of Business.