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10 ways mind mapping software can accelerate your productivity

Surveys done by this blog have consistently shown that mind mapping software delivers more than a 20% increase in productivity ...

5 powerful ways to manage large, complex mind maps

Large, complex mind maps can quickly become challenging to manage. Your screen can quickly become filled with topics, subtopics, symbols, ...

Please share your mind mapping software success stories

At the recent Biggerplate Unplugged conference in San Francisco, Biggerplate founder Liam Hughes shared his vision for what has to ...

What do you need to know about mind mapping software?

What do you need to know about mind mapping software? How can I help you? I want to make this blog ...

Clarity, confidence and mind mapping software

Sometimes the most profound connections exist right below our nose, but we can't see them until we are acted upon ...

How to read a mind map

For some people, "reading" a non-linear visual information format can be challenging. That's why I put together this helpful, step-by-step ...

52 clever ideas for Pinterest boards

A lot of bloggers are dispensing advice about how to create content that plays well on Pinterest, a fast-growing visual ...

Have You Registered for THE Mind Mapping Conference of 2014?

Biggerplate Unplugged, the highly regarded series of one-day mind mapping conferences that has been a big hit with visual mappers ...

Review: TheBrain 8 offers new options for visualizing, organizing information

Several months ago, TheBrain Technologies introduced the latest version of its powerful mind mapping and knowledge visualization tool, TheBrain 8, ...

Visual marketing tutorial: 5 easy-to-create blog graphics

In this new free tutorial, I explain how to easily create 5 common types of visual marketing graphics that will ...

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Slidedocs: An innovative format for sharing your mind maps

An innovative new presentation format called a slidedoc is an excellent tool for sharing mind maps in a more meaningful ...

This powerful mind map template helps you define your “body of work”

Viewing your career as a body of work can help you become more resilient, resourceful and reach more of your ...

This storytelling mind map template will help you communicate with greater impact

How can you increase the odds that your prospective customers and target audiences see and remember your message, when it ...

How to integrate Evernote with 7 mind mapping applications

Since its launch in 2008, Evernote has evolved into a powerful tool for taking notes and capturing all types of ...

How to plan successful meetings – mind map analysis

The best mind maps combine a clean design with a logical flow and thought-provoking content to create a great experience ...

10 Ways to Use Mind Maps to Grow Your Blog – for Mind Mapping Insider members

One of the privileges of being a Mind Mapping Insider member is that you get free access to everything I ...

How to create a customer empathy mind map

One of the best ways to successfully market and sell any product or service is to deeply understand the needs ...

Creativity Hacks 2.0 provides a compelling view of today’s creative problem-solving techniques, tools and resources

I'm excited to announce the availability of the revised and significantly expanded 2nd edition of my popular book, Creativity Hacks: ...

How to enhance your SEO keyword optimization with a mind map

If you're a blogger or manage a website, a mind map can be a powerful tool to help you develop ...

Customer pain and its critical role in marketing and sales success

Every customer has pain - unsolved problems that you must target and solve to persuade him or her to buy ...