Creativity Leading to Breakthrough Performance (St. Louis)

August 14, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


St. Louis CFK Executive Education Center 340

Seminar Details
Innovation is the key driver for thriving companies in today’s economy. This seminar will provide you with a set of practical skills and techniques to enhance your ability to develop fresh ideas that have the potential to create significant value for the organization. We will discover the eight steps behind every successful idea and engage in hands-on activities for each of these steps. You will also learn how to identify common blocks to creativity and specific techniques to overcome them effectively.

The key competencies of exceptional creators:  
  • How to apply creativity effectively to the everyday needs of your job 
  • The eight steps behind every successful new idea 
  • What psychologists have discovered about creative minds 
  • Planning for impact

When you have completed this session, you will understand:
  • How to have more ideas and better ideas
  • How to identify common blocks to creativity
  • How to apply scientifically-grounded techniques to everyday creative problems
  • How to identify new opportunities and how to formulate problems in new ways


Who Should Attend?
All senior-level and mid-level executives will benefit from this seminar. No matter what position you have attained, improving your creativity can help you solve problems with innovative ideas and approaches. Whether you are a novice or an expert at creativity, this seminar can help you in both your job and your career.

Markus Baer, Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, Olin Business School

Executive Programs, 314-935-9494

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