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Innovation and Change Survival Guide (12.13.22) is a Course

Innovation and Change Survival Guide (12.13.22)

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Full course description


Location Virtual (Teams)

Prerequisite None

Full Schedule Tuesday on 12/13/2022 from (5:00 PM to 7:00 PM) EST

Location MacInnes Auditorium

Facilitator Dr. Mark L. Raney


Divergent thinking and creativity drive innovations and efficiency; however, social pressures and education shape a person's conformity. Participants in this course will engage in several interactive peer exercises.

Learning Objectives As a result of attending this session, participants should be able to:

  • Describe why creativity is one of the most important job skills in the workplace.
  • Describe how socialization and educational practices undermine creative thinking.
  • Explain the upsides and downsides of conformity.
  • Define creativity and the divergent and convergent constructs.
  • Explain how to improve performance through deliberate creative practices.
  • Devise a more positive and open-minded response to creative ideas.