On-site, executive edcuation style mastercalsses customized for your organization.

Does your organization have targeted teams that need to be more innovative? Are you looking for on-site, organization-specific education on innovation, and creativity and complex-problem solving? Dr. Ricketts works with clients around the globe on targeted training for executives, managers and innovators across many business areas. Example corporate training programs include:

Leading Innovators

This program works with your leadership team in developing processes that grow and develop innovators within your organization. Your team will take away:

  • How to develop an innovation strategy for increased growth
  • How to develop organizational processes that lead to increased cross-pollination of ideas
  • How to refocus your team on value and incorporate that in their every day work
  • How to increase problem solving skills in all of your employees
  • How to manage the balance between operations and innovations for the development of high-impact solutions while maintaining your current high-performance



Accelerating Your Innovation

This program works with your leading innovators and managers to teach them the mindset and skillset of leading innovators. This course is based on the Innovation in Science Course taught at Harvard University. Your team will take away:

  • How to discover and develop high-impact problems
  • How to align your core strengths with problem selection
  • How to find the “keystone” problems in your business
  • How to define and frame problems to maximize solution success
  • How to continually create new, creative solutions



Complex Problem Solving

This program works with your leading technical and non-technical employees who are at the forefront of solving problems for your customers. This course combines the best practices of problems solving and creativity using extensive material from engineering, industrial design, and the arts. Your team will take away:

  • An ideation framework that consists of two dozen problem solving approaches
  • An understanding of how to select and implement the best problem solving approach for their problem
  • In-depth examples and case studies of several leading problem solving methods
  • Potential solutions from a live-coaching session with your team working on an actual problem

Corporate training is offered in 2-5 day formats for groups of 5-200. Dr. Ricketts will engage with you and your leadership team to develop organization specific content so that the educational experience is relevant to your current challenges.


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