Keys to Creativity

and Innovation

KEYS is a tool designed to help leaders see a clear picture of the climate for innovation within a work group or organization. That climate, also known as the work environment, greatly influences an employee’s ability to be creative. The value of KEYS lies in its capacity to accurately identify the conditions necessary for innovation to occur.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identifies the most important factors that support or inhibit innovation and creativity;

  • Provides suggestions for improving the climate for creativity and innovation;

  • Reveals pockets of excellence as well as areas with critical development needs when comparing categories such as departments, functions, or locations.