Brainstorming Facilitation Training
Would you like to move from disheartening brainstorming sessions that barely generate any ideas to sessions that generate hundreds and are motivating to the participants as well as easy to facilitate too?
Do you have a best practice system of activities for brainstorming on your own and with others so that you can continually generate ideas and solutions?
Do you contribute to a sustainable culture of innovation and facilitate collaboration so that others may generate ideas for new products, services, marketing, and organizational improvement?
Create new products, services, marketing campaigns and innovate your organization with brainstorming! Learn how to develop and facilitate brainstorming sessions and events that will generate hope & enthusiasm amongst your colleagues and create new innovations! Get brainstorming systems and activities to apply to your organization right away.
+ Design & run excellent brainstorming sessions
+ Learn brainstorming facilitation, techniques & activities
+ Practice "Idea generation by design" through this online workshop series
This online training program is for facilitators, consultants, & organization leaders. It's also great for those designing or facilitating their first brainstorming session who want to do it the best way possible.
Brainstorming Training Online Workshop Overview
Workshop 1. Strategy and structure for brainstorming
Brainstorming should be based on a sound process with catalyzing questions that address challenges you have. This workshop will guide you through activities to set up your own brainstorming program. We will provide you with a simple step-by-step system of activities to use for your own challenge and show you examples of products and organizational programs developed from this process.
• Gain a simple and systematic process for structuring your brainstorming strategy.
• Formulate organized questions to generate more ideas.
• Applying individual idea generating tools & techniques
• Facilitating group idea generating tools & techniques
• Training brainstormers in using thinking tools
Workshop 3. Facilitating brainstorming with groups
Enable your team of brainstormers to generate hundreds of ideas per hour and zero in on the best concepts to develop further. Learn how to bring the best team of thinkers to the table.
• How to prepare for the brainstorming session
• How to stimulate new ideas
• How to select the best brainstormers
• How to engage the group in idea analysis and synthesis
Workshop 4. Brainstorming for an organizational culture of innovation
How can brainstorming in individuals and groups be catalyzed and sustained in an organization so that it contributes positively to the culture of innovation the organization is seeking?
• Implementing ongoing brainstorming initiatives
• Launching brainstorming events
• Assessing and engaging employees
Plus get other video modules showing examples of brainstorming sessions as well as pdf guides you can print and use again and again. Learn the same approach and system to brainstorming we have used to deliver remarkable brainstorming sessions for a wide variety of organizations over the past decade. They are easier to design and facilitate when you know the tools, techniques, and step-by-step process we provide in this brainstorming training program.
Darin Eich, Ph.D. is an innovation training workshop designer, design thinking training facilitator, keynote speaker & the founder of InnovationLearning.org. His speciality is designing and facilitating high-impact innovative leadership programs. He is also the author of
Innovation Step-by-Step: How to Create & Develop Ideas for your Challenge and Root Down & Branch Out: Best Practices for Leadership Development Programs.
Darin's passion involves helping people to become themselves, find and live their strengths, and become more creative, innovative and successful leaders. Darin is a conference keynote speaker and helps institutions develop leadership programs & retreats. He also facilitates professional brainstorming, facilitation training, and innovation sessions for large organizations.
A variety of organizations listed below have utilized Darin's innovative facilitation, consulting, keynotes & workshops, and leadership development programs for training and innovation. Our programs and expertise have also been featured in various media publications.