Five Chapters of Jef's EOI Mindset
An Awakening Class is based on the Engine of Innovation Mindset. Five chapters discuss different aspects of Innovation Management and give new insights and tools to change your organisation. The proposed topics below are a first step to determining the agenda that best suits your team or organisation.
CHAPTER 1: WHy do we need to innovate? - ORGANIZATIONS IN SEARCH OF A NEW BALANCE
In this opening chapter, you will learn why organisations are in turbulent waters today. Why are processes, that worked perfectly in the past, suddenly detrimental to the innovative power of your organisation? That's the key question in this chapter. You will also be introduced to important vocabulary such as 2D & 3D and “Red Monkey Innovation Management”, that will serve as a point of reference for the remainder of the Master Class.
Key Concepts: 2D & 3D, Red Monkey
CHAPTER 2: How do you MANAGE a PORTFOLIO? - 3D-BUSINESS UNITS ARE JUNGLES
To give ideas any chance to survive in your organisational jungle, you need a clear portfolio strategy. Which ideas are ready for the market? How do you protect newborn and creative concepts? En how do ensure that creativity contributes to the mission of your organisation or team?
Key Concepts: Portfolio Matrix, 3D-Business Units
CHAPTER 3: WhaT IS a learning organisation? - 3D-SMARTS ARE BRIGHT
Information is the resource of the 21st century. Teams and organisations that are unable to mine and process this resource, will never raise their innovative power. Learning and the organisation of learning processes are a crucial part of the Engine of Innovation Mindset.
Key Concepts: Jeff's Law, AAA-Learning
CHAPTER 4: which COMPETENceS are CRUCIAL? - 3D-MANAGERS ARE HEROES
Managers must be heroes. They have to have the audacity to defend their employees, while at the same time dare to be vulnerable to them. The idea that managers are the smartest in the team, is no longer a reality. Their main task is to get things done. And this requires a new set of competences.
Key Concepts: Competences, HRM, Agility Matrix
CHAPTER 5: The STRUCTURe of your ORGANISATion - 3D-ORGANIZATIONS ARE CUBES
How do you create a structure that stimulates innovation in your organisation? This final chapter tackles this question and offers a strategy to realize this switch. Four steps and number of very clear guidelines that support CEO's and their direction in a change process
Key Concepts: EOI Steps, Innovation Deployment