Use This Assessment Tool to Identify Your Innovation Strengths

A popular textbook used in undergraduate and graduate courses at top universities across the U.S., Innovate Like Edison features an innovation self-assessment tool you can use to determine your own innovation strengths and opportunity areas -- or those of your team.

Designed to evaluate key facets of Edison's Five Competencies of Innovation™, the assessment determines how you rate on each of the crucial elements  Edison's own process:
  • Solution-centered Mindset
  • Kaleidoscopic Thinking
  • Full-Spectrum Engagement
  • Master-mind Collaboration
  • Super-Value Creation
Complete the five questions within each section of the Five Competencies assessment form which you can download by clicking on the link shown below, and tally your results for each competency. Summarize your scores on the final page of teh downloaded form. What are your innovation strengths? 

Innovation Competencies Assessment from Innovate Like Edison.pdf



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