1. Introspection: Understanding individual and team motivations
Objective: to understand yourself better, your ambitions and your motivations. This will improve self-awareness, knowledge of identity and as well as understand that other people’s motivations vary. These skills can support successful team building and team work.
2. Lateral thinking
Objective: to learn skills and processes which will lead to and support the creation of good ideas. The content will be developed and facilitated by Entrepreneur First focusing on exercises which develop lateral thinking, a similar technique to design thinking, in groups with continuous discussion and feedback.
3. Creative thinking
Objective: To understand the importance of creative thinking in developing innovative solutions to problems.
4. Idea generation
Objective: Using a variety of techniques, the objective of the session is to generate as many ideas as possible to answer a question framed as: ‘How might we…’
5. Refinement & Mapping
Objective: The final session in the Ideation Lab will focus on refining the large volume of ideas that you generated in the previous session and understanding how they can be developed further.
Applications for the 2019 cohort are now closed.