Sketchnoting: A closer look with its developer, Mike Rohde

Mike Rohde, author of The Sketchnote Handbook

Listen to my podcast with Mike Rohde, author of The Sketchbook Handbook. We discuss the thinking behind sketchnoting, why visual thinking is valuable today and creating sketchnotes on tablets.

The Sketchnote Handbook: A brilliant new guide to visual note taking

The Sketchnote Handbook: The Illustrated Guide to Visual Note Taking by Mike Rohde

The Sketchbook Handbook: The Illustrated Guide to Visual Note Taking by Mike Rohde was launched last week. This terrific new book is an essential guide to this relatively new branch of visual thinking.

Effective graphic facilitation offers an important lesson for mind mappers

Graphic facilitation - Brandy Agerbeck

If you want to create visuals that communicate clearly, then you must use elements such as lines, shapes and colors consistently, warns graphic facilitator Brandy Agerbeck. While she is talking about an important principle of graphic facilitation – recording the important points of a meeting on large sheets of paper with colored markers – the same principle applies to mind maps.

The top 10 visual thinkers on Twitter

10 visual thinkers you should be following on Twitter

Visual thinking is an essential executive skill today. If you want to keep up with the latest thinking on this fascinating topic, why not follow these 10 visual thinking experts on Twitter?

Why should you maintain a visual diary?

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One of the most popular forms of visual thinking today is to maintain a visual diary in a sketchbook. This is a process of capturing ideas as small drawings on a daily basis. Here’s how.