Markus Kopko’s mission is to help project managers be more effective by utilizing mind mapping software in ways that are aligned with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK). He has created a training program called MP4PM to accomplish this.
Mastering MindManager for Projects: An excellent training program for project management
Mastering MindManager for Projects is an online course that does an excellent job of teaching you how to create a customized visual dashboard to manage your projects more effectively. Learn more in my detailed review of this worthwhile program.
A more practical approach to managing your projects with mind maps
MindManager for Projects teaches the average business person how to create a customized dashboard mind map to manage projects more efficiently. Here, developer Warren Arbuckle explains the thinking behind this excellent program.
Readers talk: How do you use mind mapping software for project management?
I recently asked the readers of this blog to share the specifics of how they manage projects with mind mapping software. The responses were quite instructive, and pointed to the fact that there are many issues surrounding most projects that also lend themselves to mind mapping.
The case for a Visual Mapping Body of Knowledge
Visual mapping consultant Wallace Tait believes that a Visual Mapping Body of Knowledge (VMBOK) needs to be created, to provide a commonly-accepted collection of principles and best practices about this powerful information management technique. I recently interviewed him about the challenges facing information managers today, and how a VMBOK can help to meet them.