006: Innovation Dream Teams: The Secret Formula to Drive Team Success

by | Aug 31, 2020 | Podcast, Systematic Growth | 0 comments

Does your organization struggle with generating better ideas? Unfortunately, the traditional brainstorming approach doesn’t work.

Innovation is a team sport. You’re going to get better and richer innovation when colleagues and other support people around you are involved in generating novel ideas.

But what types of people should make up your winning team?

In today’s episode, learn how to create innovation dream teams in a systematic way. So that whenever you want to generate ideas, you already know the basic elements needed in pulling together a special combination of talents in the room – and that’s where the magic happens!


In this episode you’ll hear:

  1. Steps in creating your ideal innovation team
  2. Roles in an innovation dream team
  3. The different types of diversity to consider
  4. Breaking down functional diversity into 3 parts
  5. Why gender diversity is important
  6. Why you need to break bigger groups into smaller ones


Resources from this episode:

Group Genius by Keith Sawyer: https://www.amazon.com/Group-Genius-Creative-Power-Collaboration/dp/0465096638

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