Innovation Toolkit


MITRE’s Innovation Toolkit is a collection of proven and repeatable problem-solving methods to help you and your team do something different that makes a difference.

MITRE’s Innovation Toolkit (ITK) is a collection of field-tested approaches and methods to help teams work together more effectively and deliver innovative solutions to hard problems. The ITK was derived from human-centered design practices and helps teams think creatively, build clarity and consensus, and ask the right questions at the right time. MITRE’s ITK sparks insightful conversations, helps capture meaningful results, and guides creative team problem-solving. 

ITK empowers team members with critical thinking tools and resources necessary to spur innovation and foster creativity in a fast, low-cost, approachable way. The outcome of the toolkit use brings innovation thinking into everyday practice across the workplace and beyond.

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