How to Measure the Effectiveness of Brainstorming Sessions?

Brainstorming
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic

Brainstorming > Forum

Jeremy Lu, Manager, Australia
Time and time again research shows that in general meetings are only 40% effective, with the rest of it being non-value adding activities. How can we measure the effectiveness of a brainstorming session just run? (Understanding such issues as production block, groupthink and manual collation associated with traditional methods of brainstorming sessions) - Is evidence of the process sufficient? - Does transparency of decision making create enough impetus for action? - Also, if we are to define effectiveness as to how well the problem is solved, or the desired result achieved, what would be the best way to represent this to our stakeholders. I’ve seen many aspiring leaders "run a workshop" entirely focused on the PROCESS (what happens at the event) rather than on OUTCOMES (what happens because of the event). The role of the facilitator is to pull together a snap shot of the event at the end of it. Personally, I back this up with data and the "true" voice of the participants as wel (...) Read more? Sign up for free

Please register now to read all responses and to join this discussion yourself. It's easy and 100% free.

Sign up for free     Log in


  Saman, Teacher, Thailand
 

Brainstorming Effectiveness Measurement

1. RESULT CRITERIA: - Meeting the objectives - P (...)

  Jeffrey W Pferd, Management Consultant
 

Measuring Meeting Effectiveness

I have used for many years the 'Benefits and Conce (...)

  CONFIDENCE AGBLOBI-TETTEH, Business Consultant, Ghana
 

Measuring Brainstorming Effectiveness

Perfect discussion. Brainstorming’s effectiveness (...)

  Francis Joseph, United Kingdom
 

Effectiveness - Efficient Participation

At the onset participants should be made aware of (...)

  Roy Hiler
 

Measuring Brainstorming Effectiveness

Brainstorming is simply a method of generating ide (...)

  odhiambo tom, Manager, Kenya
 

Measuring Brainstorming Effectiveness

This topic is timely and will help many people, es (...)

  Francesco Ientile
 

Measuring Brainstorming Effectiveness

You can measure effectiveness from the perspective (...)

  benjamin, Director, Indonesia
 

Idea's of Brainstorming Method

I am agreeing with @. To add: brainstorming must g (...)

  Gandhi Heryanto, Management Consultant, Indonesia
 

Assessment of Brainstorming Effectiveness

In order to assess the productivity of brainstormi (...)

  Amir Roggel, Teacher
 

Brainstorming is not an Effective Method for Focusing

Refering to classical "group brainstorming" - the (...)

  Murty Magda Pane, Lecturer, Indonesia
 

How do we Measure the Effectiveness of the Brainstorm Session Itself?

1. The Process - All participants understand the (...)

  Dil Prasad Shrestha, PhD, Management Consultant, Nepal
 

Points to Establish Effective Brainstorming Sessions

Following points may help measure the effectivess (...)

  samson chateuka, Accountant
 

Measuring Brainstorming Sessions

Board room decision effectiveness may be measured (...)

  Nirmala Herrkaur Strange, CxO / Board, United Kingdom
 

Brain Storming is a Brain Dump

Brainstorming is effectively a brain dump, so it i (...)

  Jeremy Lu, Manager, Australia
 

Using Objectives

Great participation and ideas being shared so far (...)

  Jeremy Lu, Manager, Australia
 

Capturing Benefits and Concerns

@: I like this concept. Jeffrey, how do you captur (...)

  Vijay Bhatia, Consultant, India
 

Effectiveness of Brainstorming or Entire Case?

Brainstorming in itself is only a means and not th (...)

  shaheen, Consultant, United Arab Emirates
 

Brainstorming is About Participation

Has anyone used storm board. It's a great tool for (...)

  mohanned, Tunisia
 

There are no Bad Ideas in Brainstorming

There are no bad ideas during brainstorming, all c (...)

  bambang subagjo, Business Consultant, Indonesia
 

The Brainstorming Method is Only Half of the Process

@: I agree. We should divide the process into two (...)

  Eyal Policar, Entrepreneur, Israel
 

Brain Storming by Nature Should Be a Creative Process

We must indeed differentiate between brainstorming (...)

  Pornpunsa Wuttisanwattana, Management Consultant, Thailand
 

Brainstorming is a Social Process

My perception is that group brainstorming is a soc (...)

  Ed Neri, HR Consultant, Philippines
 

Brainstorming is Part of a Larger System to Achieve Goals

The process of problem solving and decision making (...)

  Sheryl Nuevo, Student (Other), Philippines
 

Assessment of Brainstorming Effectiveness

@: I agree with your statement. Basically, a goal (...)

  Finn Svenning, Consultant, Denmark
 

Did the Brains Storm?

You should evaluate whether or not the participant (...)

  Francis, Manager, Thailand
 

Focus on the Objective of the Brainstorming Session

We need to be clear about the objective. The outco (...)

  Jeremy Lu, Manager, Australia
 

Brainstorming is About Participation

@: You should also check out GroupMap for customi (...)

  Jeremy Lu, Manager, Australia
 

Great Discussion on Brainstorming Effectiveness

Thanks everyone, really enjoying reading the discu (...)

  Dr zahra gheidar, Consultant, Iran
 

Creativity Inside Voice, Outside Dream

Brainstorming is a way to increase creativity. If (...)

  Maurice Hogarth
 

Assessing Brainstorming Effectiveness

Brainstorming is a process for applying creativity (...)

  Yoo Win, Student (MBA), Malaysia
 

Measuring Effectiveness or Stifling Creativity of Brainstorming?

A Brainstorming exercise is meant to encourage all (...)

  Vijay Bhatia, Consultant, India
 

Brainstorming Creativity versus Effectiveness

@: any measurement (if at all) comes in only AFTER (...)

  Fred Blomsma, Manager, Netherlands
 

Effective Brainstorming

It starts with the reason why you organize a meeti (...)

  mohamed hesham khattab, Management Consultant, Egypt
 

Brainstorming in our Arab Countries

I am an Arab expert in quality management systems, (...)

 
More on Brainstorming
Summary
Forum
Examples of Ground Rules. Tips for Facilitators
How to Measure the Effectiveness of Brainstorming Sessions?
🔥Learning Canvas 3.0 for Brainstorming
Best Practices
🥇Start Brainstorming Process Individually, Then Move to Group Process
🥈Tips to Prepare a Brainstorming Session
🥉Do a Brainstorm Session to Make (or Prepare for) Major Decisions
Conditions for Brainstorming
Store your Brainstorming Ideas - They May be of Use Later
Electronic Brainstorming (E-Brainstorming)
How to Use Affinity Diagrams (KJ Diagrams) in Brainstorming
Brainstorming is an Outlet for Hidden Ideas and Increases Employee Engagement
Use Six Thinking Hats to Structure Brainstorming Sessions
Brainstorming - Dealing with Excess of Information
Brainstorming Outcome: the Next Step
Combine Brainstorming with Cause and Effect Diagram (Ishikawa)
The Paradox of Brainstorming
Use Brainstorming as a New Leader
Brainstorming is Team-building
Network Brainstorming (via Internet)
Suggestion Boxes | Suggestion Schemes
Brainstorming Difficulties
Branstorming session - No more Purpose - Time to stop.
Special Interest Group Leader

Are you an expert in Brainstorming? Sign up for free


Brainstorming
Knowledge Center

 

Next Topic



About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
© 2020 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V15.6 - Last updated: 21-10-2020. All names ™ of their owners.