If you use mind mapping software to capture ideas from individual or team brainstorming sessions, you need to look for a program that supports emergent structure – one that enables you to hold off on structuring your ideas as long as possible. XMind 8 and ConceptDraw MINDMAP 9 are two programs that support this flexible model of brainstorming.
This mind map template contains 8 thought-provoking questions that you can use to help you with personal problem-solving – better defining problems and then brainstorming solutions for them.
If you haven’t invested in mind mapping software, perhaps you’re not convinced it will be a good investment. This infographic summarizes 17 compelling ways it can add value to your work.
If Sherlock Holmes was alive today, how would he use mind mapping software to solve crimes? Sherlock Holmes, the legendary crime investigator and central character of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s popular novels, was known for his extraordinary skills of observation, forensic science and logical reasoning that was far beyond the abilities of the average person. […]
All too often, when business websites cover mind mapping software, they rely on freelance writers who highlight a random collection of programs – and ignore some truly great ones. In the process, they are misleading business people who are seeking mind mapping solutions to their information management challenges.
Mind mapping software is a critically important tool for brainstorming, capturing research, formulating and refining business plans, making decisions and tackling information overload in business. That’s the clear message of this year’s 2015 Mind Mapping Software Trends survey.
What’s new in the world of mind mapping software in 2015? Plenty! This year-end wrap-up is your comprehensive guide to the new and updated mind mapping software and resources that were introduced during the last year.
Are you a marketer struggling to keep up with your day-to-day duties, plus trying to manage and grow a new content initiative? Here’s a visual planning tool that can help you stay more focused on what matters and vastly increase your productivity: a dashboard mind map.
Please participate in my new 2015 Mind Mapping Software Trends survey. It’s an important barometer of the current state of work and how this type of productivity software enables and enhances it.
Project management is one of its most practical and powerful applications, but it’s also one of the least understood. That’s why I created a new online course that’s focused on how to use mind mapping software for project management. It’s available now!