Center for Professional DevelopmentTeam Innovation Performance

About the Program

The Team Innovation Performance program, led by the NNU Center for Professional Development, can help you build team capacity to create and deliver value for your business. The 16-hour program focuses on your customers, exploring real improvements and seizing advantages to grow the value you want to provide.

Develop organization and team innovation habits that accelerate your capability to:

  • sense opportunities and seize advantages for your organization
  • create, capture, and deliver value for your organization and customer
  • flexibly develop solutions

The Team Innovation Performance program will provide:

  • a developed, tested, and implementable improvement concept
  • a constructive model for developing continuous improvement habits
  • the development of collaborative, innovative team thinking and practices

Program Practices of Innovation


Examine the value you provide your customer


Ideate & Conceptualize

Explore and conceptualize ideas to improve the value you provide for your customer and organization.


Test the quality of your ideas with your customers and capture their value perspective.


Learn & Seize

Develop and implement a plan for new ways to engage, offer services, and promote more value added propositions.


Team Innovation Performance Workshop

$375 per person
(with a maximum price of $3595 per team)

Build team capacity to create and deliver value for your business.

  • Includes all study materials
  • Ideal for teams of 15 or fewer

Enterprise Level

Special pricing available to organizations larger than 50 employees or that have multiple teams. Call to schedule a pilot training for a team within your organization.

  • Volume discounts available

Preferred Partner Program

Organizations have the opportunity to partner with NNU Center for Professional Development to receive ongoing benefits for their organization.

  • Discounts for all CPD training
  • Volume discounts available

How It Works

Team Innovation Performance incorporates design thinking principles, typically utilized by strategy teams, and teaches them to any team in the organization. This training promotes transparency, collaboration, communication, engagement, innovation, customer needs awareness, and problem-solving within your team.


This training may be held either at your organization or at the NNU campus.

Dates & Times

The dates of the training are scheduled according to your team availability.

Who Attends

Given the unique work context of individual teams, Team Innovation Performance is conducted with only one team at a time.

Training Schedule

During the training, your team will work together through the following:

Day 1 Session 1 3 Hours SENSE: Examine the value you provide for your customer.
Session 2 2 Hours IDEATE & CONCEPTUALIZE: Develop ideas and choose a concept that will enhance the value you provide for your customer and organization.
Session 3 2 Hours TEST: Create a test to evaluate the quality and accuracy of your concept with your customers
Team Task CONDUCT TEST: What do your customers think of your concept?
Day 2 Session 4 3 Hours LEARN & SEIZE: Based on what you learned, iterate, pivot, or implement the developed and tested concept.
Session 5 2 Hours REFLECT on learning process.

Book your team innovation performance session today.

Call (208) 467-8439 or email