Strategies for Creative Problem Solving (Half Day) | School of Marketing | ANA

Strategies for Creative Problem Solving (Half Day)

Three Core Mindsets of An Innovator
(Half 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?

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 half-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!

*This half day workshop is an excerpt from the ANA full day workshop “Strategies for Creative Problem Solving” in which participants learn additional core mindsets of an innovator and get to apply innovation to additional self-identified organizational/marketing challenges. There is also a complete series of “energizer” exercises to help jump-start learning.

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 work place
  • 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

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  • Kaiser Yang

    Kaiser is the CEO of Platypus Labs, helping organizations unlock their innovation potential so that they can outpunch the competition and drive measurable business growth. Kaiser is an ANA Faculty member who has gained client-side experience working at Fortune 500 companies.