Survive, thrive, grow:
how to innovate during COVID-19

Let us help you survive and thrive amid the massive transformation of the world economy by;

  • Discovering and capturing new online customers quickly 
  • Helping with the digital enablement of your business 
  • Turning emerging problems into opportunities 
  • Develop a new product and service to meet emerging opportunities

Innovation during a pandemic requires a different framework.

Pandemics enable entirely new business categories. Pandemics and recessions are accelerants to innovation

Entrepreneur Magazine. 

Hundreds of businesses are trying to tackle similar business problems and opportunities. The front runners will win. Never before has there been a time when your ability to move at speed and unbeatable innovation framework could lead to rapid success. 

Survive, thrive, grow: options for rapid innovation during COVID-19

Fusion Labs will help organisations survive and thrive amid the massive transformation of the world economy by co-designing new service offerings and helping businesses shift quickly to meet emerging opportunities.

Innovation During Pandemic

Speed
Best Innovation
Framework
Rapid Innovation
& Success

What we can help with?

Option 1:
Virtual capability training

We curate and deliver engaging virtual courses on growth marketing, best practice Design Thinking, Lean Start up, and Corporate Entrepreneurship methods through action-based learning to ensure new skills are relevant and practical.

Our practitioners ensure the content is grounded in research and brought to life with real stories and experience.

Option 2:
Digital enablement, get online and start selling

We will help you uncover every online and digital opportunity for your business so you can turn a difficult time into an opportunity.

We will deliver a playbook of digital and online opportunities tailored to your business and help you take advantage of these opportunities quickly.

We can also help you to uncover new online customers and start selling to them quickly.

Option 3:
Innovation in a box

Our team can help with all aspects of ideation, validation, creation and launch using our proven framework we can apply speed and agility to ensure an idea goes from inception to launch very quickly so you don’t miss out on emerging opportunities.

We will work with you to identify emerging opportunities, uncover new customers, rapidly execute and help with the launch plan and initial growth.

We can also help implement a framework for crowdsourcing innovative ideas internally.

Innovation Practitioner Program - Description

Option 1:
Virtual capability training

What's involved

The virtual training workshops will give teams a toolkit they can implement immediately and in the future to uncover, validate and prototype ideas. We also curate and deliver.

Workshops include innovation processes and methodologies like;

  • Growth marketing; uncover and connect with new online communities quickly 
  • Design Thinking 
  • Customer discovery
  • Lean startup 
  • Business model  
  • Rapid prototyping of new ideas 
Outcome

Practical, applicable knowledge of growth marketing and the innovation process, mindset, and how to uncover ideas, opportunities, new customers and bring ideas to life 

Option 2:
Digital enablement, get online and start selling

What's involved

As physical commercial stores close there are many emerging opportunities to find new audiences online. We will help you go digital quickly, find and attract online communities. Each bullet point below can be offered individually or as a package. 

  • An exploration to uncover all of the opportunities to digitise your business
  • Deliver a playbook of digital opportunities 
  • Uncover and connect with new online customers 
  • Set and smash online growth goals
Outcome

You will uncover ways to take your business online / digital quickly. If your business is already digital, or once your business is digital, we will ensure you can discover and connect with new online customers  

Option 3:
Innovation in a box

What's involved

Ideate, validate, build and grow. We have to move at unprecedented speed to meet the emerging opportunities  

  • Crowdsourced internally using our framework 
  • Or, through our workshops
  • Design sprint to ideate, challenge and prototype ideas quickly  
  • Build digital products and physical hardware 
  • Assist with go to market and initial growth
Outcome

A physical or digital product that has been validated, built and launched at speed to meet a new set of customers or an emerging opportunity 

* We will provide a free consultation first to select the best service option for your business

Innovate with entrepreneurs

Fusion Labs is a leader within the Australian corporate innovation space. We bring together international business experience, an understanding of corporate challenges and a rigorous methodology for delivering high impact innovation.

We curate tailored innovation programs so that organisations can:

  • Identify and harness opportunities for growth
  • Commercialise ideas with speed and focus
  • Improve products and services to meet user expectations 
  • Build skills to achieve sustained advantage
  • Create an environment for rapid scaling of innovation 

Our Team

Fusion Labs brings together entrepreneurs from diverse industries and cultural backgrounds. People with mind-sets and skill-sets obtained through the process of starting and growing their own successful businesses. Our practitioners synthesise their experience, skills, backgrounds and qualifications to form an entrepreneurial task force.

20+
Startups founded

50+ Accelerators & Incubators

$500M+
Largest valuation

+5000
People trained in DT, Lean startup

Innovation
advisory

Our strategic advisors look at your industry, your organisation and your unique environment to work out an innovation portfolio that will lead to your next big business windfall. It’s an end-to-end process that covers everything from generating and evaluating ideas to figuring out the best way to execute them.
It includes setting up internal frameworks for innovation, and helping you with stakeholder management. Making sure we put operational structures in place to ensure scalability of innovation initiatives.

Innovation
sprints

Fusion Labs has worked on a number of innovation projects and sprints to help fast track new products and validate new ideas. We lead teams through an intensive one to three-month sprint applying best practice innovation methodologies to real-world problems.

Every sprint delivers a detailed (validated) assessment of the feasibility, viability and desirability of one or more individual ideas. You’ll be equipped to decide “go” or “no-go” and move onto the next phase or idea.

Capability
build

Fusion Labs Capability Programs help leaders and employees build entrepreneurial skills and mindsets. We use experiential workshops, mentoring and on-line resources specifically tailored for leaders, innovation coaches or employees.
We incorporate best practice Design Thinking, Lean Start-up, and Corporate Entrepreneurship methods and tools. Our practitioners bring both start-up experience and formal qualifications to ensure the teaching is grounded in research and brought to life with real stories and experience.

Digital
ventures

We partner with our clients to build, commercialise and scale high potential ideas.
With the help of an expert digital product team, co-created with our clients, we set up a business building the first MVP and pilot it with early adopters.
We also shape the team and make it possible to generate a smooth connection between the new venture and the corporation.

Fusion Labs is a leader within the Australian corporate innovation space. We bring together international business experience, an understanding of corporate challenges and a rigorous methodology for delivering high impact innovation.

Fusion Labs brings together entrepreneurs from diverse industries and cultural backgrounds. People with mindsets and skillsets obtained through the process of starting and growing their own successful businesses. Our practitioners synthesise their experience, skills, backgrounds and qualifications to form an entrepreneurial task force.

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