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Non-linear Ideation: A Guide to Why and How

Intermediate | Duration: 51:26


In today's rapidly evolving world, the ability to solve complex challenges is essential. With an increasing number of employees working from home or in hybrid environments, it's crucial to connect individuals with shared goals.

This course is designed to explore how non-linear ideation can help address both of these challenges. Non-linear ideation follows a systematic approach to engage, empower, and inspire a large group of people to collectively identify original ideas and clusters that can solve your most pressing questions. 

Prerequisites and audience

The course requires a basic understanding of innovation management and is ideal for those seeking a more systematic approach to ideation and engagement strategies, such as professionals working in development and innovation, strategy, marketing, and consulting, as well as those teaching or attending MBA programs.

Course Goal

The goal of this course is to help you supercharge your innovation process with a more engaging ideation approach. You will learn how to mobilize a large group of people to collectively solve complex challenges while ensuring they remain motivated and engaged throughout the process. By the end of the course, you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to generate lasting results.


Upon completion of the course, you will have the opportunity to purchase a digital micro-credential certificate, verified in the Blockchain, for $US99.



Johannes Jarl

Johannes Jarl serves as an executive director operating out of Innovation 360 Group’s Executive Office in New York City. He focuses on innovation management analysis, innovation strategy development and transformation programs, including executive coaching, for Innovation 360’s global clients. His assignments traverse cutting-edge work with some of the largest private and state-owned companies in the world, as well as extreme scale-ups. Concentrating on globally operating enterprises has allowed Johannes to gain a particular proficiency in cross-border enterprise challenges and opportunities.


Paulo Malta

A great course explaining how to do Non-Linear ideation and why.

Niklas Tiger

Very useful. Thank you!

Debasis Sengupta

This is an excellent course to understand how ideation works and how it should be managed to extract the best ideas in a safe and well-proven process.

Courisse Knight

This course has equipped me with a host of new tools and ways of thinking that I can use in order to help make meaningful tips. My favorite takeaway was that "the clusters are not sacred. I enjoyed the balance between paying attention to process and people that was weaved into every aspect of the course

Tord Thunman

Our way of working is impressive when you consider how the world is now evolving. The fact that we can offer our customers a platform for development that is inclusive, free of prejudice and open to creativity is fantastic!


Good course were ir was demonstrated the power of combine methodology with technologycal platform.

Lauro Molina

Great content, really helpful