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CMI Unit 517 Principles of Innovation

Innovation has the power to transform organisations, teams and individual performance. When a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship thrives, new ideas and initiatives flourish.

About this course

This unit has been designed to enable learners to identify opportunities for innovation in the workplace (which may be in the form of new working practices, processes, new products or services), analyse the rationale for developing initiatives and know how to turn ideas into reality.

Learning outcomes

  1. Understand the role of innovation within organisations
  2. Understand the process of managing innovation in an organisation

Course content

1.1 Examine the reasons for innovation in organisations

1.2 Analyse the types of innovation within organisations

1.3 Evaluate factors that support a culture of innovation in organisations

2.2 Examine the process for innovation in an organisation

2.3 Discuss the role of the manager in leading innovation in an organisation

2.4 Analyse the role of stakeholders in the innovation process

2.5 Evaluate methods used to measure the impact of innovation in an organisation

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CMI Unit 517 Principles of Innovation

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