Creativity Session _______________________________________________>

Presenter’s Name

Agenda

Overview

Brainstorming objectives

Rules

Brainstorming activities

Summarize

Next steps

Overview

Quick overview of what this meeting is all about

Agenda

What to expect

Brainstorming Objectives

Describe the objective(s) of the exercise:

New product or service ideas?

New feature ideas?

Feature/product naming?

Promotion ideas?

New process for doing something?

Define top requirements or restrictions.

Rules

No idea is a bad idea

Be creative

Take risks

No criticism allowed

Brainstorming Activity

Generate ideas

Use games and exercises to "warm up" your creative thinking

When ideas slow down, try another exercise to generate fresh ideas

Breaking into smaller groups may be helpful

Use a computer to capture every comment/idea

Summarize

Review ideas

Vote on top candidates and consolidate

Check requirements and restrictions

Trim list to top 5-10 ideas

Next Steps

Describe what happens next:

Research the ideas generated?

Follow up with larger group?

Generate action items for follow-up:

Start turning ideas into reality.


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notes


Creativity Session\folders


@C1\Presenter’s Name
@C2\Agenda
@C3\Overview
@C4\Brainstorming objectives
@C5\Rules
@C6\Brainstorming activities
@C7\Summarize

@C8\Next steps
@C9\Overview
@C10\Quick overview of what this meeting is all about
@C11\Agenda
@C12\What to expect
@C13\Brainstorming Objectives
@C14\Describe the objective(s) of the exercise:
@C15\New product or service ideas?
@C16\New feature ideas?
@C17\Feature/product naming?
@C18\Promotion ideas?
@C19\New process for doing something?
@C20\Define top requirements or restrictions.
@C21\Rules
@C22\No idea is a bad idea
@C23\Be creative
@C24\Take risks
@C25\No criticism allowed
@C26\Brainstorming Activity
@C27\Generate ideas
@C28\Use games and exercises to “warm up” your creative thinking
@C29\When ideas slow down, try another exercise to generate fresh ideas
@C30\Breaking into smaller groups may be helpful
@C31\Use a computer to capture every comment/idea
@C32\Summarize
@C33\Review ideas
@C34\Vote on top candidates and consolidate
@C35\Check requirements and restrictions
@C36\Trim list to top 5-10 ideas
@C37\Next Steps
@C38\Describe what happens next:
@C39\Research the ideas generated?
@C40\Follow up with larger group?
@C41\Generate action items for follow-up:
@C42\Start turning ideas into reality.