Innovation Courses

Here is a curated list of helpful innovation courses and webinars designed to strengthen your team's ability to shape a culture of innovation at your company.

Innovation Training

Inspiring Innovation

How to develop valuable ideas and present them in a persuasive manner

By Laszlo Gyorffy, LBG Innovate

Inspiring Innovation is an introductory course that highlights the CO-STAR method - an innovation technique perfected in Silicon Valley and used to produce business breakthroughs in more than 40 countries. It teaches you how to quickly and easily identify the critical aspects of your idea, and then transform it into a compelling value proposition that you can use to pitch and prove that your idea is a winner.

Length:  31 minutes

Price: $50.00*


Creative Thinking

How to nurture your imagination and unlock your creative potential

By Laszlo Gyorffy, LBG Innovate

This course introduces impactful and easy-to-use techniques to gain a fresh perspective and get your creative juices flowing. Whether you are focused on a specific problem or pursuing an exciting opportunity, the methods will help you and your colleagues think differently question assumptions, and increase your ability to develop novel solutions and succeed sooner.

Length:  45 minutes

Price: $50.00*


Excelling at Innovation

Master Silicon Valley's Value Creation Mindset and Methods

By Laszlo Gyorffy, LBG Innovate

The course’s 5 on-demand modules are for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs looking to generate and champion bigger and bolder ideas. They offer proven practices, stories from visionaries, and examples of trailblazing innovation from around the world. Upon completion, you will have learned a disciplined approach to uncovering unmet needs, developing and presenting high-potential ideas, and testing them to ensure they provide value to your target customers.

Length:  3.5 Hours

Price: $100.00*


Open Innovation

Solve your organization’s problems by looking outside your organization.

By Professor Karim R. Lakhani, Harvard Business School 

In Open Innovation, you will learn strategies for finding the best ideas, solutions, and people necessary to solve your organization’s most difficult problems.

Length: 6 weeks (2-4 hours per week) Includes Certificate 

Price: $950.00 - Application Required


edX Technology Entrepreneurship: Lab to Market

Explore how entrepreneurs build successful businesses by moving technology from lab to market. 

By Professor Karim R. Lakhani, Harvard Business School, and Vish Krishnan, Chair in Management and Engineering Leadership at the University of California San Diego

In this introductory course, developed in collaboration with the Laboratory for Innovation Science at Harvard and the University of California San Diego, you’ll explore how entrepreneurs match promising technology with customer needs to launch successful new businesses. Using real-world examples, you’ll apply critical thinking to commercialize technologies, and you’ll learn about the venture creation process from founders, funders, and industry experts. 

Length:  5 weeks (2–4 hours per week)

Price: Free or $100.00 

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