Driving Innovation

A course to develop your internal innovators

Driving Innovation equips high performers with the intrapreneurial skills and tools to drive innovation and change, creating value within your organization.

In this course, intrapreneurship expert Dr. Simone Ahuja teaches the process of innovation, cultivating the skills and mindset for participants to effectively innovate from within. Intrapreneurship theory is reinforced with the integration of a real-world project that begins with problem identification and concludes with the creation of an innovation business plan, delivering tangible value to your organization.

Intrapreneurship stimulates business growth.

of people leaders say driving innovation from within is important for meeting growth goals.

Driving Innovation equips high performers with the intrapreneurial skills and tools to drive innovation, change, and revenue within your organization.

This 8-week course is 100% virtual and requires approximately 35 hours to complete.

Format is 2 half-day kickoff and capstone sessions; 6 60-minutes sessions.

Who should take this course?

  • Currently employed in a connectivity industry organization
  • Manager through Vice President (or individual contributor equivalent) across all departments
  • High performer/rising leader

When you invest in your people through Driving Innovation, you will:

Gain leaders with the skills and mindset to creatively solve problems
Empower individuals to envision change and inspire others to make it happen
Enable teams from all disciplines to apply innovation in any facet of their work
Demonstrate commitment for business growth
Meet Dr. Simone Ahuja
Meet Dr. Simone AhujaDriving Innovation Leader & Developer
  • Dr. Simone Bhan Ahuja is the founder of Blood Orange, a global innovation and strategy firm
  • Co-author of the international bestseller, Disrupt-It-Yourself
  • Regular contributor to the Harvard Business Review
  • Keynote speaker and innovation advisor to to global organizations including 3M, Procter & Gamble, Stanley Black & Decker, and the World Economic Forum
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of the Walker Art Center
  • Practitioner of improvisational comedy

Class size: Up to 25 individuals

Course Tuition


Enterprise Package

Purchase seats in increments of 10 across any course or session combination and receive a price per seat of $5,000, plus get an 11th seat free.

Interested? Contact Janice Silver at .

Driving Innovation

2022 Classes

All courses are 8 weeks. Choose from one of the classes scheduled in 2022.

Class 14

March 15 – May 4, 2022

Standard Deadline: Feb 4, 2022

Class 15

June 7 – Aug 3, 2022
(off week of July 4)

Standard Deadline: April 8, 2022

Class 16

Sept 20 – Nov 9, 2022

Standard Deadline: Aug 12, 2022

Sample Class Format

Week 1: Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30am-12:00pm MST

Week 2 – 7: Tuesdays from 9:00am-9:50am MST

Week 8: Tuesday and Wednesday from 8:30am-12:00pm MST

* Weekly projects vary in time, but please expect 2-4 hours of additional time each week. Estimated total class time is 35 hours.

*Cancellation Policy

If registered participant cancels within 30 days of course start date, registrant (or organization) will be responsible for 50% of the course tuition. If cancellation occurs within 14 days of course start date, registrant (or organization) will be responsible for the full tuition amount.

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