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What Entrepreneurial Artists can Learn From a Seventh Grader

May 24th, 2010 · 8 Comments · entrepreneurship, Uncategorized

If you want to be an entrepreneurial artist, you can learn a lot from a seventh grader I met this a couple of weekends ago. I know I did. Meet Johnny D. Last weekend, Johnny D was sitting behind a table in the midst of the Italian Market Festival in South Philadelphia offering to draw […]

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Graphic Recording from Marketing Camp

May 2nd, 2010 · 4 Comments · graphic recording, information design, Information Visualization, sketchnotearmy, storytelling, Uncategorized, visual sensemaking

(Click image for larger version) Above:Steve Red’s talk about how his agency, Red Tettemer has embraced change. (Click image for larger version) (Click image for larger version) Above: Parts 1 and 2 of David Levy’s discussion of the agency of the future, using GrowthFactorX as an example of one approach. (Click image for larger version) […]

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Negotiation Toons #1: Positions Vs. Interests

April 29th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

Lately I have been getting interested in negotiation. Above, I have drawn a picture of one of the basic concepts—positions versus interests. Positions are a what a party states they want, and interests are what motivate those assertions. You can think of interests as the tip of the iceberg—they are what are visible. But dive […]

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Testing the SketchBook Pro App on the iPad

April 5th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Dave Martorana was kind enough to let me play around with the SketchBook Pro App on his shiny new iPad. This was all done with my fingers. While it was fun, it is highly limited. Limitations: 1) Not pressure sensitive—that means you have no control of your line weight in real time. This is caused […]

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Gigabit Philly—Picture Google Fiber in Philly

March 24th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

I created these illustrations for a video that promotes Philadelphia as the perfect testbed for the google high speed fiber initiative. The video will go live on Friday, but I thought I’d get them up ahead of time. To find out more about the public-private partnership in Philly to promote the City of Firsts as […]

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VizThink Philly 7: Visualizing Group Purpose With Humantic Design

February 26th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

RSVP HERE In the upcoming VizThink, we will look at some processes and visual tools to make group collaboration more  productive. Justin Witman and Fraser Marshall will lead a mini-workshop on visualizing individual character and group profiles, which can then be used to find collective group purpose. When a group has a shared sense of […]

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Pictures and Words from Richard Saul Wurman at SenseMaker Dialogs

February 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Richard Saul Wurman delighted me when he spoke at the SenseMaker Dialogs last Tuesday in New York City. I remember picking up his book, Information Anxiety, for the first time in the early 90′s, a terrified and confident young man, and loving every little bit of it, the provocative micromanifestos, the frequent sidebars, the anecdotes, […]

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