Stanford Graduate School of Business Campus

Adaptability is key to innovation. Learn how to respond flexibly and creatively to constantly changing and oftentimes unpredictable environments.

Embrace Uncertainty: Unleash Spontaneous Creativity combines unique approaches from social psychology and improvisational theater to unleash your creativity and maximize your agility across the myriad of roles you assume. Through interactive exercises and evidence-based techniques, you will practice and hone your ability to innovate, problem-solve, and lead effectively.

In this Stanford on-demand course, you will gain access anytime, from anywhere, to proprietary Stanford GSB research-based content. Designed by Stanford’s tenured faculty, this self-guided online offering will enhance your knowledge on a specific topic and help you achieve your goals, without the financial or time requirements of a longer program.

After registering, you will unlock a series of experiential exercises, case studies, videos, and interactive tools. Personalized feedback from Stanford-trained facilitators on select assignments will deepen your understanding of faculty frameworks. These course elements will enable you to apply your learning for immediate impact.


Key Benefits

This on-demand online course will empower you to creatively think, lead, and quickly respond to change.

  • Maximize your creativity and adaptability.
  • Identify and practice evidence-based creative strategies.
  • Become an agent for innovation and change.

Who Should Attend?

  • Individuals who wish to more confidently embrace spontaneity 
  • Professionals who want to expand their toolkit for innovative problem solving 
  • Leaders who seek to improve their collaborative skills and foster group creativity

Register Anytime

Self-Paced Online | US $1,500

Payment Information

Payment is due upon registration. Your 60-day access begins upon receipt of full payment.

Awarded Upon completion

Certificate of completion to add to your LinkedIn profile and download for your records


Rania Helaihel
Associate Director, On-Demand Courses Executive Education
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