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The Sophisticated Marketer’s Podcast: Insights from Seth Godin

September 11, 2017

Seth Godin is a marketing wizard. But it’s not a focus on the latest marketing trends that makes him so effective. It’s his emphasize on empathy, storytelling, and building valuable human connection that has made him so successful; and so inspiring to others in the field. Jason Miller interviewed him on The Sophisticated Marketer’s Podcast. Jason is the senior Content Marketing Manager for LinkedIn Marketing Solutions, and his podcast is packed with insightful stories and great conversations with some of the smartest folks in marketing. His twice-monthly show parts the cloud of marketing mystery to bring listeners down-to-earth, practicable solutions to finding your audience and getting […]

The Business Leader's Visual Library

The Business Leader’s Visual Library

September 2, 2017

At ImageThink, we’re passionate about using visuals to unlock innovation, facilitate collaboration and increase understanding among groups – all of which are mission-critical to building a business in the 21st Century. Chances are that if you’re reading this, you’re also interested in those objectives and how graphic recording and facilitation techniques can help you achieve them. You’re not alone. The following is our list of recommended visual books for the visually-savvy business leader. Draw Your Big Idea Written by ImageThink’s co-founders Nora Herting and Heather Willems, Draw Your Big Idea features 100-plus exercises to help you brainstorm, refine and execute ideas in your home, design studio, and office. With […]

To Enhance Your Meetings, Clarify Your Goals

August 21, 2017

What happens when you bring together your best and brightest? In our experience supporting thousands of brainstorm and strategy sessions, either one of two things: 1) You’ll leave the team meeting energized and ready to forge ahead together. 2) You and your team could walk out feeling even more lost than when you started, with diverging goals, overloaded to-do lists, and no clear plan to make any of it happen. After nearly 10 years of supporting strategy and brainstorm sessions for Fortune 50 companies and startups alike, we’ve seen plenty of examples of both outcomes. We like the first a […]

Get Visual With Your Team! Graphic Facilitation Workshops and ImageDrink

July 25, 2017

Outside The Box Results Require A Creative Approach; Graphic Facilitation Workshops Can Help The best leaders recognize that creativity is a crucial asset for productivity and long term success. If you’re reading this, then you probably do, too. While business “smarts” and creative practices are often painted as being at odds, at ImageThink we believe that they go hand in hand. Visual thinking and graphic facilitation has the power to improve brainstorms, clarify action items, and boost collaboration—all with a marker and white board. But don’t take our word for it; through graphic facilitation workshops, we’ve partnered with clients like Google and IBM to give leaders and decision makers […]

ImageDrink – Drink and Draw – July Edition!

July 24, 2017

Comics Jams, Drawing Conga Lines, and Beer and Wine: What’s Not To Like? Get some shelter from the dog days, meet new faces and break the ice with drawing games that will get your creative impulses firing. Berg’n will keep the drinks flowing, and ImageThink will provide the drink and draw supplies and activities, which will involve team play, improv and some puzzle solving. 7-9pm, at Berg’n (899 Bergen, between Franklin and Classon), $12 admission (admission covers free drink ticket and supplies for the evening)