Browsing Archive: July, 2012

Memory Palaces and Visuals

Posted by Sara Thompson on Monday, July 9, 2012,
We think in pictures. We learn visually before we learn verbally. Joshua Foer, memory champ, describes the way pictures and memory work together. I tell people all the time that they will remember the visuals I draw at their meetings more than things they heard. Check it out here.

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Why work visually?

Posted by Sara Thompson on Monday, July 9, 2012, In : Graphic recording 
If you or your shareholders need a little coaxing into the world of working visually, please look at this. My mentor, Christina Merkley, of Make Mark in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, has been doing this visual work for years and she's amazing. Her newsletter here highlights ways that visual work is beneficial and useful - more than just pretty pictures!

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