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Real success does not come from doing what's been done before. Innovation is the key to survival for all organisations.




Discover the recipe for innovation.

Become a recognised expert in maximising creative potential and generating innovative solutions that work.

Learn a practical, repeatable process for innovation that can be implemented by anyone, from individuals to multinational organisations.

Gain the knowledge and skills to deliver powerful Applied Innovation training within your own organisation or for clients.


During your training sessions, you will gain an in-depth understanding of what it means to be truly creative and, more importantly, the steps that are necessary to facilitate successful innovation. Our course gives you:

A Culture of Innovation

A Culture of Innovation

Innovation should be at the core of what you do every single day. Explore practical processes that will encourage a culture of innovation and allow it to thrive.

Cutting Edge Technology

Cutting Edge Technology

We offer creative thinking skills reinforced with innovative software, including iMindMap and DropTask. Combining modern thinking strategies & processes with creativity & technology.

Productivity and Success

Productivity and Success

Learn how to re-motivate others and help them overcome their creative barriers, ensuring that they never experience the frustration of mental blocks and failed projects again.


Fiona Waddell

Quote BeginThis course has changed the way I think. Very positive, interactive and dynamic and an all round good experience.Quote End

Fiona Waddell Managing Director of 3D Clinical Research Ltd, UK


Applied Innovation
Course Content


OpenGenius Licensed Instructor in Applied Innovation

3 day Course

  • Change the way you think
  • Moving away from reactive thinking
  • Understanding - Defining the problem
  • Generative Thinking
  • Facilitating new ideas
  • Analysing ideas
  • Direction - Solution to Implementation
  • Personal Decision Radar Profiling Tool
  • Introduction to innovation software and tools
  • Licensed Instructor Status
  • Train, coach and consult others in innovation
  • Define a personal work problem through to solution
  • Effective decision making
  • Application of innovation software and tools
Who should attend?

Consultants, Coaches, Managers, Entrepreneurs, Strategists, Directors and SME owners

OpenGenius Inspire Innovation

1 day Workshop

  • Unlocking Creativity
  • Challenge the Way you Think
  • Defining Problems
  • Generate Fresh Ideas
  • Innovation is a Process
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Clearly define a problem
  • Generate innovation ideas
  • Apply immediately into work, learning and life
Who should attend?

Consultants, Managers, Entrepreneurs, Strategists, Directors, SME owners and anyone looking for better thinking skills


What can I do after

After the course you will be certified as an Official Licensed Instructor in Applied Innovation, which means that you can:

Deliver your own training
  • Receive your own profile on our website to showcase your skills and experience.

  • Be certified to deliver official OpenGenius Applied Innovation training.

  • Apply a toolkit for coaching and consulting others in the process of innovation.

  • Apply innovation software and tools with your team and clients.


Plus additional
Exclusive perks


iMindMap Software
Free iMindMap Software & Exclusive Previews *

RRP £149.00

Droptask for Business
6 months of DropTask for Business

Worth over £37.00

Grasp The Solution
‘GRASP The Solution’ by Chris Griffiths (Book) *

RRP £14.99

* These benefits are available to OpenGenius Licensed Instructors in Applied Innovation who have an active license
(to be renewed every 12 months)

Proven Techniques from
A World Expert

A World Expert


This course is developed by Chris Griffiths, CEO of OpenGenius, the company behind internationally recognised brands, ThinkBuzan and DropTask, and bestselling author of ‘GRASP the Solution’, reaching number 1 on Amazon.

Chris has helped countless organisations, including Nobel Laureates, the United Nations and the European Commission, to drive innovation through their ranks – now you can become an expert in these proven strategies.




Ana Yturriaga-Saldanha

Quote BeginExtremely useful and well received. Clear, fun and thought provoking. Interesting and inspiring training!Quote End

Ana Yturriaga-Saldanha European Commission

Course Dates Coming Soon

Contact Us

Get in touch by emailing or by calling 1800 961 4582 (US) or +44 (0) 207 1177 173 (intl).
Office hours are: Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:30pm Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

We also offer group discounts if you are coming from the same company or educational institution. Just let us know when you make an enquiry and we can give you more information.

Please note, discounts are not to be used in conjunction with any other discounts or offers.

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Hanadi Mahmoud M Sadeq

Quote BeginThe course went beyond my expectations - I have a Masters Degree in Business Innovation, but I didn't learn these amazing skills and techniques in University! Excellent!Quote End

Hanadi Mahmoud M Sadeq Riyad Bank Head Office, Saudi Arabia


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