Industry Trends and Culture

Become a Better Leader: Register Now for Visual Leadership Workshop!

June 27, 2017

Come for the beach view, stay for the leadership skills. Looking to become a stronger leader this summer? Join ImageThink co-founder Nora Herting for a workshop in graphic facilitation, September 14-16th, in beautiful Cape Cod.  Visual Leadership is a program in Graphic Facilitation for consultants, teachers, leaders, facilitators, project managers, and anyone in between. What Is It? Led by co-founder of ImageThink Nora Herting, and supported by GISC faculty Sky Freyss-Cole and Gwynne Guzzeau, you will learn strategic tools that will help you: Visualize Your Ideas and Stimulate Participation Present your ideas visually and get buy-in from your leaders, team members, partners or clients Use templates and learning maps to engage colleagues […]

Visualizing How Blockchain Works

May 1, 2017

Have you ever thought about the back end of your daily transactions? If you’re like most people, the answer to that question is probably a resounding no. Most people tend to leave that issue out of sight and out of mind…until something goes awry. But as graphic recorders who support hundreds of sessions a year, we find ourselves getting crash courses in emerging technology trends. After all, that’s our job as creative partners—to take complex ideas and masses of information, and distill them into digestible visual content. Take blockchains, for example. In the most reductive terms, blockchains are public facing […]

Strategy Session Success in 3 Simple Steps

April 24, 2017

Getting geared up for a strategy session?   No matter what your industry, we know it takes a lot of time, energy, and resources to put a strategy session together.  At ImageThink, we know how important it is to make the most of the time you have.    After nearly 10 years of using visuals to facilitate strategy and brainstorm meetings, we’ve come to recognize the signs of success…and the hallmarks of wasted time.    Here are a few tips to get you started on the right path:   1) Define Your Goals Up Front  Before your session starts, make sure everyone in […]

Under the Influencers: Top 8 Takeaways from VMG Symposium

April 18, 2017

Social influencers have proven to be valuable resources for companies around the world, but is there a strategy to finding the right digital marketing partner? Are you a small business and experiencing sticker shock when you approach social influencer marketing? Do they even like being called influencers? ImageThink was a proud creative partner with VMG at their recent Symposium in San Francisco, which gathered thought leaders and top influencers from various industries to talk about marketing. We were there to create visual stories of the content discussed, it was one of the most inspiring events we’ve ever attended. Here are […]

Recruiting Visualized- 5 Key Points about Company Talent

April 10, 2017

Recruiting and talent management are some of the most important processes at any organization… …but what happens when you hire too many “cultural fits”? How does HR “earn a seat at the table”? And what do you say to a 23 year old that thinks they should be made CEO after working at the company for only 6 months? ImageThink was a proud creative partner with Viseo at their recent Talent Summit in Silicon Valley, which gathered thought leaders from Linkedin, Google, Tinder (and more) to talk about talent recruitment and human resources planning. We were there to create visual stories of […]