Online program
Disruptive Innovation

Grow your business through innovation.

Online program

Disruptive Innovation

Grow your business through innovation.

5 weeks
CHF 1,950
Next program starts
28 October 2024

Maximize innovation impact

Are you finding that traditional managerial models no longer fit the challenges you face? In an era where long-held managerial cornerstones – sustainable competitive advantages, defined industry boundaries, reliable value chain partrnerships and asset ownership – are being overturned, the ability to drive discovery-led growth is increasingly essential. More than ever, innovation is the critical pivot for success.

IMD’s Disruptive Innovation program helps you drive innovation in your organization more successfully by providing insights into the lessons of successful innovators and by highlighting the limitations of current managerial models in our rapidly changing and uncertain world.

This program equips you with skills to think more creatively and apply your ideas more effectively. You will also learn concrete techniques to help you nurture a culture of innovation within your team or organization by maximizing the talent and creativity of those around you.

Supercharge your creative thinking skills

Unlock your creative thinking potential and learn techniques to generate innovative solutions to complex challenges and discover groundbreaking opportunities.

Boost your strategic planning capabilities

Master strategic planning for successful implementation of your best innovations. With practical tools and frameworks, turn concepts into tangible reality.

Amplify your innovation impact

Maximize the impact of your innovations within your organization. Gain insights to overcome adoption barriers and foster a culture that embraces change, enabling your ideas to thrive.

Foster innovation in others

Inspire and cultivate innovation in your team or organization. Equip yourself with effective
strategies to nurture creativity, empowering your colleagues for collective success.

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You and your class

You are a forward-thinking leader seeking to infuse innovation across your organization or a visionary manager aiming to enhance your organization’s ability to employ and executive innovative strategies effectively. Or you are a team or organization willing to foster innovative strategies and explore corporate innovation structures.

Your class is individually put together through a selection process to ensure that you experience the most impactful learning with a truly diverse group of global peers. Your class will become a trusted resource, encourage your learning journey, and surprise you in many unanticipated beneficial ways – both during and beyond your classroom experience.

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Innovation is about great ideas. But even more about transforming those ideas into a market offer that works. That’s where the program came in with valuable insights.

Gerard Peyronne Global Data & Analytics Product Owner – Business Solutions, Corteva Agriscience, Switzerland
Experience the program
Discover why more different minds are better – Watch a class excerpt.
“I could apply the learnings every week in my work.” – Hear more from alumna Elsa.
“Interactive learning, applicable from day one.” – Alumni shares further insights.
The IMD difference

Our structured, yet flexible online programs are designed for impact and delivered for you. Explore what makes the IMD online program experience exceptional.

Discover our distinctive approach to online learning.

Access to thought leadership, regardless of location

Programs designed and taught by IMD faculty, world-renowned experts in their fields.

Personalized expert coaching

One-on-one support from an experienced executive coach to ensure that learning objectives are attained.

Interaction with peers

Group and pair work with participants from around the world enriches learning through exposure to fresh perspectives.

Bite-sized knowledge for improved learning outcomes

Micro-learning focused on knowledge retention and actionable insights.

Compelling multimedia content

Carefully designed multimedia material for a dynamic online experience.

Applied learning for real impact

Programs grounded in practical assignments guarantee the immediate application of new knowledge and techniques.

Next start & fee

Length: 5 weeks (4-6 hours per week).

28 Oct – 1 Dec 2024
5 weeks
CHF 1,950
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