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Moonshot - The Innovation Game

Published on
March 2, 2023
Dominik Renner
CEO & Co-Founder Essentio
Daniel Reicher
Senior Consultant
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Unlocking innovation can be tricky in our modern world, where comfortable habits often become a crutch. But Moonshot is here to show us that the most inspiring ideas come from those brave enough to step away from routine and explore uncharted paths of thought.

Ready for something extraordinary? Get ready - with Moonshot it's time to take off!

What is Moonshot and how does it work

So, what exactly is Moonshot and how does it work? It's a serious game developed by the Berlin-based startup Playful Business that unleashes your team's creativity and innovation. Head to to learn more about the game and its many applications in different industries.

As an official certified partner of Moonshot, Essentio is uniquely positioned to help you leverage 30 different creativity techniques in a 3-hour workshop to develop new business ideas and test them for growth. Don't let the challenges of the future catch you off guard - empower your team with the innovative thinking skills they need to succeed!

How to use Moonshot for your own business or project

Moonshot is all about ideation and generating big, bold ideas. It's a creative technique that can be used as part of the design thinking process to help develop solutions for problems. The goal of Moonshot is to come up with an outrageous idea that just might be possible. Once you have your idea, you can then start rapidly prototyping it to see if it could work in the real world. This type of thinking requires a team effort, so it's also a great team-building exercise. If you're looking for a way to get your team out of their comfort zone and push the boundaries of what's possible, Moonshot is the way to go.

But what sets Moonshot apart from other team-building activities? For starters, it's fun! The game-based approach makes the experience engaging and memorable, allowing team members to let loose and get creative. Furthermore, the techniques used in Moonshot have been proven to boost innovation and creativity in the workplace, making it a practical investment for companies looking to drive growth and stay ahead of the curve.

Additional Value of Moonshot for your company

Though the primary goal of Moonshot is to generate big ideas and solve large problems, there are several additional benefits that your company can reap by encouraging Moonshot thinking. First, it can foster team creativity by giving employees the freedom to explore new ideas without fear of failure. Additionally, it can generate a wealth of new ideas that can be further developed and tested through prototyping. And finally, it can help to identify potential in ideas that might otherwise be overlooked.

In addition to these benefits, Moonshot can also improve the discussion culture within a team by creating a space for constructive feedback and pitch training. Finally, they can be simply fun and motivating, fostering collaboration and a sense of excitement about the work being done. Ultimately, Moonshot provides valuable opportunities for companies to explore new ideas, solve complex problems, and foster a creative and innovative culture.

If you want to take your business or project to the next level, it is essential that you generate great solutions and ideas. Moonshot can help you with this process by using their creativity techniques.


In conclusion, the Moonshot Innovation Game Workshop is not your average corporate training. It's a fun and interactive way to train your team in creativity, innovation, and problem-solving. Innovation is all about pushing boundaries and exploring new frontiers, which is exactly what Moonshot encourages participants to do. Your team will come out of the workshop feeling energized, motivated, and equipped with new skills and ideas to take on any challenge. So, if you're ready to take your team's creativity and innovation to the next level, book a Moonshot workshop today!

Don't wait, take the leap and see what amazing ideas your team can come up with! Contact us now to learn more and book your workshop. Let's shoot for the moon together!

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