(Photo: Samurai Virtual Tours) Dean Meyers asked me to post a recap of the mini-workshop I did at Refresh Philly last Monday, so here it is: How it happened: Roz Duffy asked me if I would be willing to lead a hands on activity on taking visual notes at a special hands-on meeting of Refresh [...]
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June 5th, 2009 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized
Upcoming Jonny Appearances: Refresh Philly (June 1, Visual Notetaking) and Pecha Kucha Philly (June 13, Snake-o-Phobia)
May 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized
If you would like to learn about visual notetaking or feel like being entertained by a presentation I’m giving about my fear of snakes, June is the month for you. June 1: Refresh Philly Hands-On. I will be leading a mini-workshop on visual notetaking in Philly at the Comcast Center as part of the Refresh [...]
May 22nd, 2009 · 2 Comments · 100 days envizualized, Uncategorized
Before: After: Today’s visual notes show the power of feedback. Specifically from my Mom, Rochelle Cashdan, who is a writer and who also has an excellent visual sense. I am lucky to have someone who has sharp critical faculties who actually cares about me enough to give me detailed feedback. Mom’s suggestions for improvement were [...]
May 21st, 2009 · 5 Comments · 100 days envizualized, Uncategorized
Like many, I am very inspired by Kathy Sierra’s work in which she tries to figure out how to make her customers kick ass. I find that this focus on kicking ass is quite useful when trying to figure out whether to do something or not. If that something helps me kick ass (as a [...]
May 18th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized
RSVP here for VizThink Philly 2 Topic: Get Framed….at the Storyboard-O-Rama VizThinker Julia Pellicciaro will do a quick storyboarding demo, and then we’ll make our own and share them with each other. Storyboards are poweful tools for planning and pitching projects. They are can also stand alone as potent communication devices. Afterwards if you care [...]
May 12th, 2009 · No Comments · 100 days envizualized, Uncategorized
Todays notes come from an online workshop from VizthinkU on visual notetaking, featuring Austin Kleon, Mike Rohde, and Sunni Brown. Dave Gray moderated. Bonus: I learned how to batch scan a stack of papers. Nice! Here is the full set of notes on flickr.
May 11th, 2009 · No Comments · 100 days envizualized, Uncategorized
My notes from Day 5. Whew, I’m 5% through this project. So far, I really love doing this. I am getting a bunch of insights doing this every day. The images are sticking in my mind and cross connecting with each other. Some quick text background on the notes above, going from the upper right, [...]