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New MindManager 15 for Windows offers valuable ease-of-use enhancements

Sep 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Software

MindManager 15 for Windows, released today by mind mapping software developer Mindjet, offers some practical new features and enhancements that will help you to be more productive and well organized than ever before.

It’s time to take off your blinders (and expand your thinking)

Aug 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Tips & Techniques

Your ability to think and plan is limited by blinders. Mind mapping software can help you to cast them off and become a better thinker, planner and creative problem solver.

NovaMind unveils subscription pricing – plus 3 new products

Aug 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Software

The NovaMind family of mind mapping products is about to expand significantly. Developer NovaMind Software has announced it will soon release mobile apps for iOS and Android, plus a new browser-based NovaMind client. To keep it all affordable, it will also roll out a new subscription pricing model

Visual content: How to create original images that command attention

Jul 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Visual Marketing

Well-designed visual content commands attention and communicates instantly with your readers. This free 3-part video training course can help you learn how to create powerful visual images.

iMindQ: Far more than a new mind mapping program

Jul 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Software

iMindQ is a new visual thinking program from Seavus that combines organic mind maps, concept maps, whiteboard space, flowcharts and project planning in a single, easy-to-use program. It gives you more ways to visualize your ideas and information in a single, affordable package.

Mindmeister enables on-the-fly idea capture with Google Glass

Jul 19th, 2014 | By | Category: News

Remember Geistesblitz from MindMeister? Introduced 6 years ago, it enabled you to send ideas to your default mind map in several ways. It has now been enhanced to enable you to do so via Google Glass. MindMeister for Glass enables you to send a Geistesblitz note to your default map via voice command. Once you’ve […]

How to brand your mind maps to make them stand out

Jun 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Interviews

How to use graphic design to convey a professional image and clearly communicate your brand – featuring advice from Roger C. Parker.

317 power words that add punch and persuasion to your writing

Jun 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Resources

The key to writing persuasively and compellingly is emotion. That much Jon Morrow makes clear in his incredible blog post, 317 Power Words That’ll Instantly Make You a Better Writer. To make this comprehensive resource even more accessible, I have converted it into a mind map.

8 myths about mind mapping software – and the remarkable truth about its capabilities

Jun 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Discussion

Mind mapping software is surrounded by myths that make it hard for business people to fully understand its power and potential. It’s time to clear the air, cast aside these inaccurate beliefs and view a clear picture of what it can do for you.

6 ways mind mapping software enables you to prototype your ideas

May 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Tips & Techniques

Many companies build physical prototypes of products, so they can “fail fast,” learn from them and iteratively improve their creations. Mind mapping software enables you to create and refine “prototypes” of your ideas.