Two years ago, Jason Barron decided to go back to college to get a Masters in Business Administration (MBA). But he did something unique: He drew sketchnotes to maximize his knowledge retention and understanding.
Technology has caused numerous changes in the ways we live and work. The same is true in the world of project management, according to Donald Maciver.
Visual brainstorming and collaboration applications are wonderful tools for distributed teams to ideate and develop ideas. But a recent review of developer websites shows that customers are using these tools for far more than just noodling new ideas and solutions.
Earlier this year, I discovered Mathias Jakobsen, his Think Clearly website and his clever Clarity Cards deck. Since then, I’ve become quite intrigued by his unique approach to visual thinking,
My new Diagramming Software Look Book presents illustrated examples of 25 popular business diagrams, explains how each one is used in business and provides links where you can learn more.
Visme is a powerful web-based graphics creation tool that is perfect for designing and publishing high-impact slides, charts and infographics, as well as animated graphics. Soon, it will also enable you to create reports, web content, product presentations and wireframe diagrams. Visme is literally the Swiss Army Knife of visual communication. In this detailed review, we take a closer look at its capabilities and how you can use them in a business setting.
Collaborative whiteboard tools enable teams to share ideas, concepts and inspirations visually. That enables them to reach consensus faster, iterate and improve ideas and even assign tasks to begin project implementation. In this interview, Daniel Bohn, founder and CEO of Conceptboard, explains the benefits these tools offer.
When it comes to visual collaboration, a picture is worth far more than a thousand words. It’s worth more like a million. Here are 15 powerful ways in which visual collaboration tools enhance brainstorming and collaboration.
I work at a small, scrappy startup that makes diagramming software. We’re growing fast, which is wonderful but also painful. Right now we spend a large chunk of our time screening and interviewing people. Once we manage to hire the right person, we’re tasked with figuring out a suitable place to put him or her. […]
If a picture is worth a thousand words, how many words is a diagram worth? A lot, it turns out. If you’ve ever read a user manual, you probably wished that there were more pictures and fewer words (unless it was from IKEA). The same is probably true of most communication, which is what makes visuals […]