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Show ‘n’ Tell at catapultPGH

May 1st, 2012 · No Comments · business, entrepreneurship, envizualize, graphic facilitation, graphic recording, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, npTech, partnerships, public speaking, visual sensemaking

The blocks between Children’s Hospital and Negley on Penn Avenue are crackling with character, invention, and reinvention. Every month I see formerly empty storefronts buzzing with new ventures. This is overlaid with businesses and institutions that have been around for decades. One of the newer entries on Penn Avenue is the Co-working Space, catapultPGH. CatapultPGH […]

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Innovation Illustrated 1: The Build-Measure-Learn Feedback Loop

April 18th, 2012 · No Comments · business, entrepreneurship, envizualize, graphic facilitation, information design, Information Visualization, visual sensemaking

I am really excited about the current energy around innovation in general and startups in particular. For me, one of the best ways to learn something is to attempt to distill it into a visual summary. I hope this will be useful for you too. One of the powerful things about creating a visual version […]

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IFVP Conference 2012: Connecting Art, Technology, and Business in the City of Bridges

October 19th, 2011 · 2 Comments · business, edtech, entrepreneurship, envizualize, graphic facilitation, graphic recording, information design, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, npTech, partnerships, storytelling, technology, visual sensemaking, vizsales vizmarketing vizpersuasion, workshops

I am thrilled that the International Forum of Visual Practitioners 2012 conference will be happening in my current hometown, Pittsburgh, the City of Bridges. Pittsburgh holds the world record for number of bridges, edging out Venice by four bridges. I think this is very appropriate to the IFVP conference, as we help our clients connect […]

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Envizualize Will Be Graphic Recording at PodCamp Pittsburgh

September 16th, 2011 · No Comments · business, edtech, entrepreneurship, envizualize, graphic facilitation, graphic recording, storytelling, visual sensemaking

(Envizualizations from another excellent event) I will be capturing the first couple of sessions in the Hub at PodCamp Pittsburgh, Saturday, September 17. Stop by and say hi! 9:00 – 9:45 (HUB) Keynote Address – Norm Huelsman and Jeremy Fuksa 10:00 – 10:45 (HUB) Blogging 101: Intro to Blogging (Andrea Laurion) (Maybe-they have not confirmed […]

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Power of 32, Steering Committee Meeting, 6-22-2011

June 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · business, edtech, entrepreneurship, envizualize, government, graphic facilitation, graphic recording, information design, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, npTech, partnerships, sketchnotearmy, storytelling, visual sensemaking

These are the visual notes I created during the Power of 32 Steering Committee Leadership Meeting that took place 6-22-2011. View gallery of the visual notes here. ***Note: This is a snapshot of the conversation at this point in the Power of 32 process–not a definitive to do list.*** The Power of 32 is an […]

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Envizualize Partners With AllClearID to Explain Child Identity Theft

May 13th, 2011 · No Comments · business, entrepreneurship, envizualize, Information Visualization, partnerships, storytelling, visual sensemaking

Very excited that a piece I worked on with AllClearID has gone live. The video explains how thieves steal the identity of children in order to commit fraud. In fact, children are ideal targets of Identity theft, since they start out as blank slates that thieves can fill in with false information to take out […]

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Plan Projects By Drawing Pictures Workshop: Resources and Recap

May 13th, 2011 · 1 Comment · business, entrepreneurship, envizualize, graphic facilitation, graphic recording, information design, Information Visualization, large scale visual notes, sketchnotearmy, storytelling, technology, visual sensemaking, workshops

(Benefits of using pictures to plan projects) Complete photoset from last night here) It was my pleasure to give a mini-workshop for the Pittsburgh Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication last night. We focused on using pencil on paper drawing and diagraming techniques to plan projects. Each participant picked a project they were working […]

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