6 The first front end 6 phases or steps of applied creativity process have been identified and relatively stable since the 1960s: Mess Finding, Fact Finding, Problem Finding, Idea Finding, Solution Finding, Acceptance Finding. Over the years, many techniques have been added or subtracted in order to better undertake the constantly changing actions inside the various steps. Despite being renamed and/or re-sequenced, most steps in creative problem solving and design process have been part of the public domain for decades.
Humantific for OPEN Innovation Consortium
Innovation Methods Mapping