Out-Think the Competition: Kaihan Krippendorff

11/8/2017 - 11/09/2017
Wednesday, November 8 2017; 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
WeWork Merchant's Row 1449 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI 48226

The Outthinker Process Workshop is a strategic and innovative thinking workshop that helps participants generate unique ideas and select intentional strategies, known as 4th Options, to achieve sustainable success.  It teaches an easy, practical, and proprietary framework that instills the corporate culture with a tool set and common language t address business challenges.


This highly interactive workshop is for individuals and teams at all levels that would like to increase their strategic and innovative thinking capability and ideal for those looking for a repeatable way to produce and implement innovative ideas and strategies.

Participants will get acquainted with Outthinker research and the framework, and learn the process, a set of core tools, and a common language that will be put to use in their own business challenges.  By immediately practicing the Outthinker Process framework, participants build their confidence and reinforce how easy and compelling it is to design innovative and breakthrough ideas and strategies.

Each Member and Sponsor are welcome to bring a guest.  Morning Coffee gathering with WeWork tenants will be a part of this great learning day, and then lunch will be served after.

Kaihan Krippendorff is the founder of Outthinker, a growth strategy consulting group.  He specializes in serving financial service, technology, and retail firms who recognize the need to move away from traditional linear models to embrace agile, digital strategies for the accelerating world.  His clients include ABC TV, AIG, BNY Mellon, Citibank, TIAA, Microsoft and Johnson & Johnson.

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