How effective is your Linkedin profile? Is it completely filled out? Does it represent a compelling picture of your unique experience? Is it optimized so that it appears high in Linkedin search results for the keywords that describe what you do? If the answer to any of these questions is no, perhaps you need to take a more strategic approach to crafting a kick-butt profile that will get you the results you need.
Archives for July 2012
Pearltrees, a web-based mind mapping and social content curation application, continues to spread to new platforms – starting with the iPad earlier this year and now the iPhone. This is a well-designed, fun to use app. Read my review to learn why.
What if you could export your Linkedin connections to a mind map? A new software program called IM-LKDIN now makes that possible. When I first heard of it in a Linkedin MindManager group, I was really excited by this idea. But what I discovered is a program that is still a bit rough around the edges.
One of the capabilities of mind mapping software that you’re likely to be using more in the near future is the ability to integrate audio and video into your mind maps. But the major commercial programs vary considerably in their support for creating and playing these formats today. My latest Mind Mapping Insider report is a helpful guide to their capabilities.
Here are 9 ways introverts can use mind mapping software to help them manage their thinking and their work more effectively, based upon the principles Lisa Petrilli outlines in her excellent book, The Introvert’s Guide to Success in Business and Leadership.
With the launch of iMindMap 6, ThinkBuzan has delivered on its promise to aggressively upgrade its flagship mind mapping software program.
Sometimes, as we add detail to a mind map, it gets cluttered and hard to read. That’s what has happened to this map, which attempts to provide a study guide for project management professional (PMP) certification. In this Insider report, I will walk you a number of design gaffes, and explain how this map can be improved.
If you’re new to the world of mind mapping software, you may not realize all of the types of content you can include in a software-produced visual map. So I created a mind map to summarize what’s possible.