Before each programme, all participants will have access to a
programme website, where you will be able to review pre-work intended
to help you get the most from each session.
You will also be introduced to the Osterwalder’s Business Model
Canvas which is the framework used on your live innovation project.
All participants will be asked to share a pen portrait to the
programme website. This means the programme team will have a full
picture of the make-up of the group, enabling us to work out the best
learning trios for your conversations on the programme.
A typical delegate may be:
Manchester Business School has some of the most highly-regarded experts in business management. By working closely with industry, the team can solve real problems, predict future trends and drive change in business and management.
Dr Mark Batey - Programme Director
Dr Martin Henery - Enterprise Academic Lecturer
Collaborative - open programme attracts a wide range of industries, sectors and backgrounds, meaning delegates can learn from, challenge and support each other.
Personalised - each delegate will gain in confidence by experimenting with their own personal creativity and innovation in a safe environment.
Transformational - you'll take away practical tools and strategies to use as an individual, for your team and to build a culture where creativity thrives.
Flexible - uniquely designed to support different learning styles with a combination of group exercises, real life observations and expert, research-based commentary.
Applicable - learn by doing through a live mini project helping you understand how to apply a simple business model approach to commercialise ideas in the workplace.
Experienced- each session is facilitated by leading business academics and researchers with a wealth of experience in creativity and innovation research and in delivering Executive Education programmes to professional cohorts.
Lasting - programme delivers both individual and organisational benefits and promotes a lifelong connection with Alliance MBS through our Executive Education Network.