Archive for the ‘Vizual Thinking’ Category

The Girl Effect is back

Posted by  admin —September 29, 2010
Filed in Creative Stuff, Sustainability, Vizual Thinking

The Girl Effect video released a couple of years ago was a stunning example of story telling and blended statistics with music, visual images and text. Watching it is an emotional experience … just the kind of emotion needed to connect with the story and facts. The latest Girl Effect video again sets the scene … Paints a picture of the Dilemma … and then points to a Resolution.

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Dilbert at its best

Posted by  admin —September 15, 2010
Filed in Vizual Thinking

Great use of YouTube by Dave Snowden

Posted by  admin —July 20, 2010
Filed in Facilitation, How Stuff Spreads & Changes, Vizual Thinking

I spent about 30 minutes putting together this post and if you have got a spare 20 minutes (and you are keen to challenge your own worldview), go grab a cup of tea and work your way through these videos. I have put them in an order that will make sense to someone exploring these concepts for the first time. ————————————————————————————————————– Why do we still see policies in workplaces like, “You Tube banned on Government Servers to stop staff wasting time!”, when staff could be learning stuff as rich as these videos from Dave Snowden? Dave is the Founder & Chief Scientific …

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What will it take?

Posted by  admin —June 23, 2010
Filed in Creative Stuff, Just observations, Sustainability, Vizual Thinking

A story and questions conjured from viewing, and brought to tears by, images …

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Playing with iOS4

Posted by  admin —June 22, 2010
Filed in Just observations, Vizual Thinking

Today I downloaded the latest iPhone OS – iOS4. Apart from a whole bunch of gimmicks, there are some really big improvements. The multi-tasking and app-folder additions are long overdue and very welcome. The other thing I like are the 3rd party app improvements to Instapaper and Evernote. Haven’t even played with Mail as yet. The biggest improvement is in the WordPress App which will allow me to write and update blog post and pages. I can now add images to post (like this one of my home office) but still can’t figure out how to embed weblinks in text …

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