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Creativity Skills Course: Rapid Creativity Creates Fast Results

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This creativity skills course is for everyone who makes decisions. The course allows participants to see their problems and opportunities from different points of view. In your organisation, you are most probably facing increasing pressure to produce more for less. More with less time, more with less money, more with less people. You are faced with tough problems more often, so you need a tool to help you solve these problems fast.

This innovative process uses rigour and relevance to accelerate solutions to your real-world business problems. From working with senior managers in many industries around the globe, the Idea Pack© captures years of experience and collects the most effective ways of identifying strategic issues in business problems.

In this Rapid Creativity Creates Fast Results© course you will use the globally acclaimed Idea Pack© to generate breakthrough ideas – to produce results fast.

Most organisations have limited resources (time, money and people) to exploit ideas. So, after creating lots of good ideas, it is critical to use the Idea Pack© to help choose the best idea to work on. This process allows diverse teams to be innovative and then create practical solutions. The Idea Pack© encourages people with different communication and thinking preferences to work productively on business problems.

Course Features

Unique to NEWCourse at UON Sydney, this creativity skills course will not only present you with concepts, but it will empower you with practical insights and tools which will support you once back in the workplace.

Before the course

Review your existing creative performance and prepare a one page summary. Supported by our expert instructor, this summary will provide the basis for your personalised approach to the course.

After the course

In addition to the learning outcomes, you will receive the following resources after attending this creativity skills course:

  • Comprehensive course notes to refer to once back in the workplace.
  • An online Creativity tool
  • An Idea Pack©

Learning Outcomes

This creativity skills course will develop breakthrough actions to solve practical business problems fast, and it will create:

  1. Value for your clients.
  2. Value for your team.
  3. Value for your business.

Course Content

This creativity skills course will cover the following content and will identify problems and solutions:

What’s my Problem?

  • Choosing a challenge.
  • Barriers to thinking.
  • Identifying costs and consequences.

Generating Ideas and Choosing Actions

  • Creating ideas – fast.
  • Selecting ideas – fast.
  • Choosing actions with highest payoffs.

During the training course, we use a practical tool to generate ideas and to select the best ideas: the Idea Pack©. This pack is designed to promote strategic and creative thinking for innovation, solving business problems fast.

Intended Audience

This creativity skills course is suitable for senior managers and functional managers who want to solve business problems fast. Also, the workshop is for representatives from different departments who can influence the solution of a complex problem. And for companies who want to work with their customers to: solve a serious problem or seize an exciting opportunity.

Delivery Style

This creativity skills course uses reason and imagination to innovate and deliver fresh practical solutions. It will be delivered as an interactive, practical session with instructor lead, group and individual activities. Participants will challenge their thinking and work on existing business problems they bring to the session.

Course Prerequisites

This creativity skills course has no prerequisites and is open to all members of the public. After completing this creativity skills course you may also be interested in:

About the Instructor

Gary Peacock MBA, MSc, GCCM, BEng

Gary Peacock is a specialist in improving and sustaining business performance. Gary works with senior managers on strategic issues to change private and public organisations to produce better results.

He holds a Masters degree from Cranfield and an MBA from AGSM and has presented to diverse audiences from the boardroom to the factory. Gary teaches Change Management online at the Australian Graduate School of Management. He has also delivered for the Macquarie Graduate School of Management the public program Managing Strategic Accounts. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Gary is the co-creator of The Idea Pack and co-author of the best-selling business book Persuading for Results, and Managing B2B customers you can’t afford to lose.

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