Tag Archives: Strategic

Making more use and sense of our notes

How often have you spent hours of your life in meetings or training and written reams of notes that you have never referred to again? I used to. But then as doodling had always been a tool to help me focus and concentrate my notes gradually  transformed into more purposeful notes with doodles i.e. ‘sketch notes’. In time this has led to an entire professional way of life which I’m not suggesting is everyones cup of tea however this article is nice illumination of how we can all transform a page of endless writing into a quick visual evocation of the main points and bring us back to the content in moments. Read the full article here Making more sense of our notes

Engaging visually really does make a difference.

Below is a link to a great article that is stimulating, engaging, informative and informed about why visual content in sweeping the modern world. It is a great piece about how the emerging wealth of methods are not purely here to be pretty/beautiful or trendy though some of them may be these too. This article provides evidence for how and why visual methods engage, how they help us to connect and make connections. By siting evidence to support the claims for the helpfulness of visual methods is refreshing. Thank you to NeoMam studios for your work 🙂

http://neomam.com/interactive/13reasons/