Friday, February 11, 2011

Reflection Questions on "Generating & Focussing" Tools used in I&E

Now that you have gone through the innovation process, reflect on these questions (put under the 'Comments' section:
  1. What do you understand about the Generating & Focussing tools used in the innovation process?
  2. How would you describe the significance of these tools in the innovation process?

21 comments:

  1. 1. I understood that both critical thinking and creative thinking is important for generating ideas.
    2. It will allow ourselves to make a better product with less bad points.

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  2. 1) I find that the the Generating & Focussing tools is part of the process because we need to generate the ideas and focus on how it looks like.

    2) I find that it is very significant as we need to focus on completing the task with much creativity as possible. Thus, we need to use the "generating" tool to think about the different ideas.

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  3. i under stand that we should use real ideas which are possible in real life aplications.

    The significance of these tools is that they will improve our life.

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  4. 1.I understand that we need innovation and creativity to generate the ideas for building new stuff.
    2.They will prevent us from getting lost in thinking on what to do and we can just make the object immediately.

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  5. 1. I understood that both critical thinking and creative thinking is important
    2.it allows us to make a better product

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  6. 1) I understand that both creative thinking is very important for generating ideas - think out of the box

    2) It can allow my work to be unique, as compared to just doing what they ask u to do.

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  7. 1)These tools need to work hand in hand with each other to successfully innovate products.

    2)Without generating tools you will not be able to come up with idea and without focusing tools you will not be able to narrow your ideas that you have generated down to the best 1 or 2.

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  8. 1. I understand tha critcial thinking and creativity is the way to develope new gadgets and appliances for the future
    2.It will allow us to make better products for the public

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  9. 1) I understood that both critical thinking and creative thinking is important as these things can help the people to generate good ideas
    2)it helps us to make a better product with lesser mistakes

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  10. I understand that we should generate as many ideas as possible when creating a product. We should focus on any feature that can be integrated into the product, starting with those that don't require additional/special/expensive/unavailable hardware or software.

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  11. 1. the 2 processes main generate alot of ideas and reducing them to 1.
    2. It will allow us to make a product with as little negative points as possible

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  12. 1.The generating tool is used to create an object and the focus tool is use to improve the object to suit and look appealing to the targeted potential buyers.
    2.They are very important because, if we dont have them, we will not be able to create new items or improve old ones.

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  13. 1) I understand that not only do we have to think creatively, but critically too as the idea may not attract many people.
    2) I will be making good products that people will buy.

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  14. 1) I understood that these tools help us to develop the ideas.


    2) The generating and focussing tools are the tool to brainstorming and force fitting the idea, to find the advantages and disadvantages of the idea and to make it better.

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  15. 1. Creative thinking and critical thinking are very important.
    2. it make our products more useful.

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  16. 1) I understand that the above stated is one of the most important parts of the entire process as we need to generate/ innovate ideas and focus on the task given to us.
    2) It is very significant as we need to focus on completing the task given to us, being as creative as possible. Hence, we need to generate multiple ideas for the task.
    In summary to the above two, I feel that everyone should have cooperation in creating the items.

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  17. 1.I understand that it is the most important part used in the innovation process
    2.I would say that is very important

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  18. 1) I learnt and understood that Generating and Focussing tools are important to build new innovation.
    2) It will allow us to create better things to help the good of mankind.

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  19. 1) I understand that if we want to think ideas that are innovative, we must look at things at a different perspective.

    2) With these tools, we will be able to invent things that may change the way we live.

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  20. 1.generating is on creating an idea
    focusing is on focusing on an idea
    2.It requires both tools to generate an idea.

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  21. 1.I understand that we have to think out of the box and explore your imagination.

    2. We can design things like no other e.g eco-plane that looks like b-2 bomber

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