In Leadership & Innovation for Technology Professionals, MIT’s Dr. David Niño helps participants harness the kinetic energy of leadership, empowering them to lead with self-awareness and creativity—the essential building blocks for innovative teams, cultures and organizations.
This course supports the development of highly self-aware leaders with the skills and knowledge required to inspire creativity and nurture innovation that improves individual, team and organizational performance and competitive positioning.
*Understand how leadership enables innovation by building strategies, structures and cultures that support creativity
*Recognize the links between creativity—a new or useful idea—and innovation, as well as how to execute and adopt creative ideas
*Reframe the importance of identifying and defining problems to spur creativity and enable innovation
*Increase self-awareness of personal leadership style and its effects on group creativity and innovation that delivers results
*Strengthen leadership skills to create sustainable, innovative teams and cultures
*Increase effectiveness in building and leading high-performing teams
*Articulate visions that inspire others to unleash motivations central to successful innovation