Change and Innovation through Brainstorming - DVD (DS)
Whether we pursue it, or it is forced upon us, change can make or break any business. The determining factor for success relies on the attitude of the employees challenged with adapting to the change and charged with finding new solutions. This program details the most common myths and misconceptions that hinder innovation.
Time required: 36 minutes.
- Look at change as fuel
- Accept all ideas
- Defer judgement
- Reduce status
- Avoid idea smashers
- Declare your point of view
- Say, YES and...
- Re-discover your innovative self
Four Employee Warm-up Exercises - Four exercises that the Brave New Workshop uses to help team members get out of their heads. This is business improvisation at its finest. 9 minutes.
Bonus Video for Leaders - Whether it is doing more with less or finding the next great new product or service, this program prepares and inspires team leaders for the critical challenge of facilitating a dynamic and productive search for innovation. 12 minutes.
About the AuthorJohn Sweeney is a comedian, national speaker, and bestselling author of Innovation at the Speed of Laughter. He and his wife own the world-famous and oldest American sketch comedy theater, The Brave New Workshop based in Minneapolis. The BNW has seen many notable alumni grace their stages, including Louie Anderson, Penn Jillette, Cedric Yarbrough among others, as well as Tom Davis, one the original head writers for Saturday Night Live.