Friday, May 5, 2017

9:00 am to 12:00 noon, EST

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University of North Florida
Thomas G. Carpenter Library - Conference Room
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224

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Expert Series: Innovator's DNA Five Discovery Skills - Jacksonville (05/05/17) 

The objectives for this workshop include:

1) Personal & Team Development Across People, Processes, & Philosophies: Gain a deeper insight into personal and team skill portfolios of discovery (innovation) and delivery (execution) skills (The Innovator’s DNA) that can foster the creation of successful new business models, products, services, and processes

2) Action Learning Plans: Create actionable answers to the following questions:

  • “How do I personally innovate?” 
  • “How can I improve my innovation skills?” 
  • “How can I encourage and support others’ innovative actions?” 
  • “How can I better lead innovation by building “Innovator’s DNA” skills into my team and organization? 

3) Ideation Skills: Leverage the Innovator’s DNA five Discovery Behaviors: Questioning, Observing, Networking, Experimenting, and Associating to generate game-changing ideas more frequently both individually and as teams.

During the workshop we will attempt to address these questions by understanding and practicing the everyday behaviors of disruptive innovators.

See half-day agenda here.

Expert Facilitator: Michael Albert, iDNA Master Trainer & Facilitator

The Innovator’s DNA Trainer community is comprised of over 100 certified trainers across the globe. Our dedicated facilitators deliver our innovation content within their organizations and in public training sessions around the world.


Cost: NEFLIN classes are free of charge for Florida library staff.  Registration is required for all classes and NEFLIN members get priority.

NEFLIN Expert Series 2017 has been funded under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services.