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BE MORE INNOVATIVE

We offer proprietary innovation processes and innovation training to help companies & organizations amplify innovation to create value.

We deliver a proven innovation process that produces tangible value.

Whether you choose to have us facilitate an innovation process or train your team to implement our tools, you'll get excellent ROI.

FACILITATION

Our experienced staff lead your team through the innovation process for a key project.

TRAINING

We train your team to facilitate the innovation process and provide wrap-around support.

THE INNOVATION PROCESS

FRAME THE OPPORTUNITY
CREATE ACTIONABLE SOLUTIONS
IMPLEMENT IDEAS TO CREATE VALUE
SHOWCASE POSITIVE IMPACT

FRAME

Creating an innovative solution requires looking at things in new ways, from a variety of different angles. Our framing tools help your team focus on the right questions, so you can implement innovations that will produce results and drive growth.

CREATE

Developing new ideas is a fundamental part of any innovation process. Our proven IDEAdash and IDEAthon tools not only help your team generate a huge number of ideas, they help identify the 2-3 most likely to create value and produce strong buy-in.

IMPLEMENT

At the end of the day, even the best ideas don't create any value until they're implemented. Our tools help your team remain focused on the big picture and overcome the common obstacles that prevent most new ideas from creating value. 

SHOWCASE

You've asked the right questions, created new ideas, and put them into action. They're hard at work generating value. Our tools help you showcase these efforts, the most important (and most overlooked) way to build a strong, ongoing culture of innovation.

MARK DICKSON

General Manager

John Deere Dubuque Works

JULIE BAUER

Executive Director

Alliant Energy Foundation

MICHAEL FULLAN

VP Business Development

HODGE

WHO WE'VE HELPED

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LOCATIONS

210 Jones St, Door B

Dubuque, IA 52001

244 1st Ave W

Cascade, IA 52033

131 2nd Ave NE (opens November)

Independence, IA 50644

101 E 1st St

Monticello, IA 52310 (coming 2021)

Additional locations in process!

WHY WE ARE

The Innovation Lab is working to spark economic growth through innovation and entrepreneurship.

501(c)3 NONPROFIT

The Innovation Lab is part of Creative Adventure Lab, Inc., a tax-exempt nonprofit organization. Learn more >

 

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