Business Innovation Sampler
An Introduction to the Business Innovation Program
We are excited you are taking advantage of the exclusive opportunity to participate in CorpU Open with leaders across multiple companies. Plan to spend 30 minutes daily to stay connected with your cohort. The final day features a capstone event with your peers and CorpU experts.
Course: Business Innovation Sampler
Start Date: April 19, 2021
Capstone: April 23, 2021 12:00 pm ET
Time Commitment: 30 minutes of online activities per day, 60 minute virtual live capstone at date & time noted above
About This Course
We are excited to offer this one-week introduction to our Business Innovation Program. This course will teach business leaders the foundational steps to implement a scalable system for innovation across their organization.
See and Respond to Change Faster - Paul Schoemaker
Learn how business leaders utilize research-based methods to anticipate and respond to change at a pace that is needed to survive during times of intensified turbulence. Participants will explore the importance of staying vigilant, which allows organizations to “see sooner” and “act faster.”
Make Innovation More Efficient Using Business-Model Canvas Tools - Joel Wooten
Explore how innovation efforts become more efficient when companies master Business Model Canvassing tools to illustrate how innovations remake, pivot or reinvent their current business models.
Increase Opportunities to Create Value for Customers - Ralph Cummins
Innovations fail when a new product, service or experience does not address customers’ needs. In response to this, explore how to gain customer insight that will dramatically bolster innovation success rates.
Unleash Your Team’s Full Creative Energies - Karl Ulrich
Learn how design thinking can reshape mindsets and spark imagination by overcoming human biases that are rooted in legacy practices and maintaining the status quo.
Pioneer in the field of decision sciences, the former Research Director of the Mack Center for Technological Innovation at Wharton, and author of See Sooner, Act Faster
Assistant Professor of Management at University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business
Faculty Leader, Penn State ISBM
Vice Dean of Innovation and the CIBC Professor of Entrepreneurship and e-Commerce at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania