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Four Basic Phases of the Innovative Process

1. What are the four basic phases of the innovative process? What is the importance of the design phase to the overall process? What possible application of these four phases would you suggest for your organization? Why?

I am a assistant director of admissions for a large online university recruiting mostly adult students. Which application would help me to be a better recruiter?

2. What are some of the idea generating tools and techniques for innovation, design, and creativity? How do you create an innovative environment? How have you used one of the idea generating tools and techniques in your own decision making? Explain.

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What are the four basic phases of the innovative process?

The Staging Phase is the first phase. This is where the team process is implemented and the goals and objectives are established. The Aligning Phase is the second phase and this phase is where the innovative team members meet with the company's management team to outline the scope of the project and align perspectives. The Exploring Phase is third and this is where customer value and business model opportunities are explored and realigned to meet the any changes in strategy. The last phase is the Creating or Design Phase. The staging, aligning and exploring have taken place and now the creating phase is implemented.

What is the importance of the design phase to the overall process?

The design phase is of the ...

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The solution discusses the four basic phases of the innovative process as well as singling out the application of these that would best help a university recruiter and tips on creating an innovative environment. 458 words with 2 references.

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