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  1. 1. Systematic Inventive Thinking®
  2. 2. “The difficult thing is that people believe that creativity is a personality trait ofthe best people in the company, but if you apply the right methods, like SIT, yougenerate many, many useful ideas. Today [6 years later] the company is stillrolling out many of the 149 usable ideas generated”.Henk Speijer,Marketing Intelligence, Philips Consumer Electronics
  3. 3. The SIT Method
  4. 4. Systematic Inventive Thinking®A highly disciplined “inside the box” approach to ideageneration.Five elements make up our method, which we call the ”SITInnovation Map”: 1. Thinking Tools 2. Principles 3. Facilitation 4. Project Management 5. Organization InnovationEach element supports the others, so that when they are allworking together, they pull your organization smoothly inthe right direction.Our expertise in integrating them is what makes the methodso effective in supporting you in your journey to becoming atruly innovative organization.
  5. 5. Systematic Inventive Thinking®1. Thinking Tools Your first encounter will be SIT’s five unique Thinking Tools, i.e. structured thinking procedures. These tools are the core of the SIT method, and were developed through rigorous research, studying thousands of patents and inventive solutions. Our practical innovation tool box enables you to follow successful thinking patterns that lead to inventive ideas. You’ll acquire hands-on tools that can be used independently and sustainably. The elimination of core components rather than an addition of new Subtraction systems and functions - “The Path of Most Resistance”. The assignment of new tasks to an existing resource (i.e. any element Task Unification of the product or its vicinity within the manufacturer’s control). Introducing a slightly modified copy of an existing object into the Multiplication current system The division of a product and/or its components and rearranging Division them in time or space, thus adding degrees of freedom. The creation/removal of symmetries or dependencies between Attribute Dependency existing product and environmental variables (e.g. colour changes with temperature, etc.).
  6. 6. Systematic Inventive Thinking®2. Principles Since the tools can only work if used properly, the SIT Principles are designed to guide you to apply the tools effectively. The principles help overcome cognitive barriers and mental blocks that undermine creative processes. Applying the tools and principles proactively, help companies break their fixed thinking about their business and lead to innovative, yet practical, ideas. “Qualitative Change” “Constraints Enhance Creativity” “Function Follows Form” “Closed World” “Path of Most Resistance” “Near, Far, Sweet” “Cognitive Fixedness” “Virtual Product” “Limit Rather Than Dilute” “Bi-polarity”
  7. 7. Systematic Inventive Thinking®3. Facilitation While the SIT tools and principles can be applied by any one, companies truly capitalize on their impact when they’re applied in a team setting. Your next stop on the SIT journey is at Facilitation Skills, where we have devised, borrowed and honed a range of skills that assist you in dealing with various situations and resistances that you may encounter while innovating as a team. These techniques help facilitators make the process truly interactive (and fun!), and ensure that groups manage to work together in a focused, and therefore more effective, manner.
  8. 8. Systematic Inventive Thinking®4. Project Management Coming up with new ideas is definitely the more exciting aspect of innovation, and brings with it a lot of enthusiasm and motivation. Yet often these feelings wear off gradually once routine processes of implementation kick in. In order to ensure that ideas are not only generated but actually implemented, next SIT introduces you to its methods for Project Management, to make sure you don’t go off track when things tend to tone down. These include a collection of processes and techniques that lead desirable ideas on an accountable and structured track until they reach fruition.
  9. 9. Systematic Inventive Thinking®5. Organizational Innovation Innovation projects are important, but as everyone knows, no single innovation can deliver lasting advantages. In order to grow organically a company must encourage innovation and creative thinking systematically and continually. SIT combines its method and its years of global experience to help you structure your organizations innovation process. This is enables through 3 main innovation pillars: Results Skills Structures Create growth, profitability and Empower your employees to Making innovation an integrated leadership by: identify and create opportunities part of the organizational DNA for innovation and to be 1. Developing a pipeline of new innovative on demand by Plug into current structures and products and services providing a proven innovation initiatives 2. Developing solutions in areas tool set and the support for using of productivity and process innovation to achieve results. Plan mechanisms for creating a improvement whilst leveraging culture of innovation existing assets/resources. 3. Redesigning business models Set measurements and adapt the framework on an ongoing basis
  10. 10. SIT – The Company
  11. 11. About the companySIT is a privately owned innovationcompany, established in 1996,headquartered in Tel Aviv with offices andaffiliates on five continents.60 innovation experts - includingfacilitators, consultants, moderators, andproject managers – worldwide.Diverse professional backgrounds,including marketing, advertising,engineering, ergonomics, psychology,education, alternative energy, computerprogramming, medicine, IT, andorganizational development.Sharing a passion for innovation, andhelping organizations and the people whowork for them become more creative.
  12. 12. Our PromiseSIT helps companies achieve their goals by making innovation a self-sustaining part of their organization.We provide companies that want to think and act innovatively withthe HOW.The HOW is our unique Systematic Inventive Thinking® (SIT)methodology as expressed in our 3-Pillar Model.
  13. 13. Where is SIT Best in Class ?Since 1996 Systematic Inventive Thinking® has been used by over 850 companies in morethan 60 countries
  14. 14. Individual TeamOrganization Strategy Operations Human Resources R&D NPD You Don’t Do Innovation, You Innovate In What You Do Procurement & Logistics Marketing & Sales Customer Service
  15. 15. SIT ApplicationsStrategy DevelopmentNew Product Pipeline DevelopmentCreative Problem SolvingMarketing Communication Strategy DevelopmentProductivity & Cost CuttingSustainabilitySocial Business InnovationInnovation Training
  16. 16. Thank You !For more information please contact:Alonh@sitsite.com972-54-9808522972-3-6070497

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