17 There is an assumption of skills progression behind many innovation process models. Level 1, 2, & 3 or Yellowbelt, Blackbelt, are typical depictions of process skill progression. Some models call for deep and lengthy skills mastery. Several models have 5 or 6 levels to their skills progression ladders. Most design process models have no formal skill progression ladder structures. In the applied creativity community of practice, process awareness is considered to be very different from process mastery.
Humantific for OPEN Innovation Consortium
Innovation Methods Mapping