Learning Thursday is a blog series that features a new L&D article every other week along with discussion points. Read and then share your own ideas by commenting below! Check out the last Learning Thursday here.
How does your learning and development team approach new projects and courses? Does your process encourage new ideas and teamwork?
This week’s video is an oldie but goodie. ABC Nightline documented IDEO’s process of developing a new product. The product team formulates new ideas, refines them, prototypes, and then continues to form their original ideas into a creative but practical final solution. I’ve always enjoyed this video because it demonstrates the power of what the narrator refers to as constructive chaos.
- What specific practices in the video encourage new thinking and ideas?
- What specific practices ensure that creative ideas are eventually formed into practical solutions?
- How does your L&D team work together to develop innovative products?