Level Up Your Creativity with Design Thinking


Course introduction

Since the 1990s, people in the creative industry have used Design Thinking methodology to come out with ideas to systematically solve design issues, for example in the creation of marketing campaigns and video production. Design Thinking was eventually adopted to solve complex business issues by providing the framework which and quickly test and refine ideas to come out with working solutions over a short period of time.

Course Benefits

Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to;

  • Apply Design Thinking methodology to different stages of a problem
  • Learn how to use empathy to different users to get insights into their problems
  • Get to the root of an issue from 3 different angles
  • Apply different methods to quickly generate ideas for possible solutions
  • Learn various ways to quickly prototype an idea to help the present idea
  • Test and evaluate ideas

Target Audience

Leaders, managers, supervisors, business owners and professionals who wish to level up their creativity to solve problems in a systematic and organised way.

Course Outline

Module 1: Design Thinking Methodology

  • Emphatisea
  • Observe
  • Outliers
  • Role Play
  • Interview
  • Gathering Feedback    
Module 2: Define
  • Three Considerations of a Problem    
  • Getting to the root    
  • Customer’s needs and problems    
Module 3: Ideate
  • Guidelines for Solving a Problem    
  • 4 Approaches    
  • G.R.O.U.P. V concept
  • Organisation
Module 4: Prototype
  • Quick Prototyping
  • Why
  • Types of Prototype
  • Steps for Prototyping
  • Presentation Guide    
Module 5: Test the Idea
  • What hinders you?
  • What works?
  • Role play
  • Re-test 

Available Course Sessions

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Trainer Profile

Alvin Quah

Alvin Quah graduated with a Bachelor Accountancy degree from Nanyang Technological University. He first taste of training was with an IT company in 2000 when he was a software consultant. Since then, he has been passionate about training.

He has also conducted seminars on change management for fast-moving consumer goods, banks and large telecom companies in Singapore. He also offers certification courses to certify NLP practitioners, NLP coaches, TimeLineTherapy® practitioners and team building mentoring courses.

Alvin is a registered member of ABNLP (American Neurolinguistic Programming Council), TLT (TimeLine Therapy® Association) and Master Team Trainer registered with the International Team Building Association (ITBAS).