NewNorth Center

Design in Business

Selling Innovation with Nate Young

One-Day Class on February 18

Selling is part of the creative process. It is important to consider all of the tools at your disposal when trying to gain acceptance and the support needed to move forward. This 1-day course on February 18 highlights an approach and tools that you can use to effectively promote innovation… Read More

FutureThinking with Lloyd Walker

FutureThinking with Lloyd Walker

Futurist from Houston in Holland March 2

Lloyd Walker, owner of Precurve, will teach a course on Future Thinking at NewNorth on Wednesday, March 2. This highly compressed workshop is designed to simulate the end-to-end process of creating a futures scenario. This one day session will provide a hands-on experience in future forecasting through the use of… Read More

Open Enrollment Courses

Innovation Methods Certification; 1 year program; starts May 19
Selling Innovation; 1 day session; February 18
Future Thinking; 1 day session; March 2
Creativity and Teams; 2 day session; March 24 25
Design Thinking for Leaders; 5 day session; May 2 – May 6

More info on NNC programs and courses

Latest Thoughts

We Can't Recreate the Past

We are hearing a lot of wild rhetoric from the media as we crawl out…

Nate Young Fri, 19 Nov 2010

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New Opportunities

In January we will provide two new ways to interact with NewNorth Center. We will host an invite only 'invitational' – a hands-on demonstration of innovation practices. And oyatsu (coffee hour) an open discussion on January 31.

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No one owns creativity. You have it. I have it. Even the guy next door has it. The power is in learning what creativity is and how to fully harness it – for ourselves, our companies and our communities. Join the movement that supports the creative class – something we are all part of.