Leaving creativity to chance isn’t scalable or sustainable. Here’s a 5-step process you can use with mind maps to amplify your creativity.
Your assumptions can cloud your thinking and prevent you from seeing new opportunities. A mind map is the perfect tool to challenge them.
Have you ever needed to solve a problem, but lacked creative energy? If so, then maybe it’s time to create an image map to spur your thinking.
Imagine a concept mapping tool that provides you with keyword prompts to help you expand your diagram. That’s the promise of ContextMinds.
I believe the ability to gather, organize, distill and share information is a key to success as a creator in today’s hyper-fast, disruptive business environment. I’m always looking for new ways to think about this process. That’s why I was totally intrigued when my colleague Carla Johnson shared a 3-step process for distilling observations in her new book, RE:Think Innovation.
Visual writing tool Speare makes it easy to brainstorm using divergent and convergent thinking tevhniques. This new video shows how.
Last month, I gave a presentation to the Unmistakable Creative Listener Tribe on the topic of creativity and mind mapping software. In it I revealed: Why mind mapping software is perfectly aligned with the way your brain thinks How it enables whole-brained thinking How it supports both divergent and convergent modes of thinking How it […]
How can mind mapping software help teams to think, plan and execute effectively while working remotely? There are two potential approaches, but only one of them is effective.
If you’re serious about capturing your ideas when brainstorming, then you need a tool that enables you to do so quickly, with a minimum of “friction.” Not surprisingly, this describes mind mapping software.
Are you a victim of information overwhelm? It has very real consequences for your brain: It increases stress and makes it almost impossible for you to think creatively and productively. That’s why Jon Ward created Braincat, a web-based thinking tool that can help you absorb, organize and make sense out of the deluge of knowledge, data and information that’s coming at you.