INNOVATION & CREATIVITY TRAINING

Kickstart Program

Is your organization or team in need of an “innovation wake up call?”

Organization’s will not succeed in the new digital economy by just ‘tweaking’ what worked before. They will have to develop new capabilities to meet the emerging needs of customers and the new business landscape. Introducing the KICKSTART program. Ideal for teams that want to generate new disruptive ideas for products and services and challenge existing (and fixed) mindsets within their organization. 

With this program:

  • Develop in-house capabilities to run successful end to end innovation projects
  • Explore the whole spectrum of startup best practices and proven innovation methods
  • Discover perspectives that boost creativity and help you remain adaptive

What You'll Learn

In a fun, creative and interactive workshop, teams learn proven methods that help them:

  • Identify market opportunities and unmet customer needs
  • Develop the right value propositions
  • Identify and evaluate potential business models for their ideas
  • Test new ideas and validate assumptions


Teams practice different innovation methodologies with cases tailored to their business needs. Teams also obtain tools, templates and guides that lead to sustained innovation practices. The result? Experienced teams that are able move from a concrete concept to a basic business case in a short time.

WHY CHOOSE THIS PROGRAM?
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DEVELOP REPEATABLE
INNOVATIVE PRACTICES

The entire program is designed for action. Apply learning directly to your organizational challenges.

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CUT THROUGH THE NOISE

Promote urgency and encourage fast results even when under great uncertainty.

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ELIMINATE GUESSWORK

Develop rapid experimentation and validation skills and stop flying blind.

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SOLVE REAL CUSTOMER
NEEDS

With your customers at the center, reframe your value and create defensible value propositions for your products and services.

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PRACTICAL AND READY
TO USE TOOLS

Move quickly from idea to action using a set of tried-and-true tools and templates.

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INCREASE CREATIVITY & TEAM COLLABORATION

Teams learn a shared process that reduces friction and encourages an intrapreneurial culture.

Meet Your Instructor

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Dennis Maorwe
CREATOR, AFRICA DATA NETWORK

Up until 2018, he worked for Oracle and consulted all over the world in various technology related projects. Now, through Africa Data Network, Dennis helps organizations make the transition to data-driven decision-making by improving the capabilities and effectiveness of their teams. He holds degrees in the field of Telecommunications, among other qualifications.

MORE ABOUT DENNIS >

Deepen your learning in our extended community

Access your workbook

Receive a workbook with reflection questions, instructions for activities, and supplemental resources from the program.

Enjoy an extra month of coaching

Get extra tips, guidance and feedback to help you apply what you have learnt.

Join our learning community

Join our Discord communities for continuous exchange of ideas and resources. 

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Inspiring reads

In 2019, 55% of company leaders claimed “We are not able to innovate effectively,” which placed that skill gap on top of the list. ~ PWC

Given Africa’s education gaps, shortages of digital talent can be a further barrier to growth for firms. ~ Harvard Business Review

The hero’s journey through the landscape of the future. ~ Deloitte

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