Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.|
Talk about out of the box thinking, your session was out of this world!|
Eric Birnbaum, Kraft Foods
Mitch Ditkoff, the Co-Founder and President of Idea Champions, has recently been voted a top 5 speaker in the field of innovation and creativity by Speakers Platform, a leading speaker's bureau.
If you're looking for a powerful way to jump start innovation and get your creative juices flowing,
Awake at the Wheel is for you.
Written by Mitch Ditkoff, Co-Founder and President of Idea Champions.
Enjoy a 7-minute interview with Mitch at the Ethical Sourcing Forum in NYC:
Guy Kawasaki's Alltop "online magazine rack" has recognized
Idea Champions' blog
as one of the leading innovation blogs on the web. Check
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A totally unique brainstorming salon.
Great food. Great food for thought. Great people. Collaborate, have fun,
get out of the box.
"Inno-waiters With Whine Lists" – The Breakthrough Cafe featured in January 2006 issue of
Idea Champions' "rent a brain" network of visionaries, wizards, and
creative thinkers ready and able to conjure up breakthrough ideas,
products and services on your behalf.
Banking on Innovation|
High Impact Creative Thinking Training
You know the drill: Competition's up. Profits are down. And everything you're doing is changing. It's the 21st century and most of us are reeling — out of breath, out of time, and out of what's left of our minds. It's business as unusual whether we like it or not — and it's time to do something different. But what? And, more specifically, how?
Enter Banking On Innovation — a unique, creative thinking training that gives absolutely anyone in your organization a unique opportunity to step back, slow down, think big, and become a creative force for positive change.
This highly interactive 1-3 day learning experience is suitable for both intact work teams and open enrollment groups. And its impact doesn't end after the happy sheets are filled out. We offer graduates a wide range of post-workshop support to keep their commitment to innovate alive and well
- Use the training to focus on a new business opportunity or challenge
- Become painlessly aware of their inner and outer obstacles to innovation
- Identify and go beyond their own limiting assumptions
- Learn and apply 7 powerful creative thinking tools
- Gain deep insights into what it takes to be an innovator
- Generate a wide range of new ideas to make a difference on-the-job
- Brainstorm effectively with peers
- Adapt best innovation practices to their own sphere of influence
- Re-discover the sleeping genius within them
- Take personal responsibility for living the value of innovation
- Become refreshed, renewed, and revitalized
Wish they were somewhere else
Waste their time
Wish they had gone into their father's business
Where Else Has Idea Champions Taught this Course?
Ernst & Young
Houston Lighting & Power
Chicago Board of Trade
Watch a short video about Idea Champions and excerpts from a Banking on Innovation training.
Call us and talk to a consultant about the Banking on Innovation live
session for your organization.