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Building Great Teams One Image at a Time

What do pinterest, tumbler and facebook have in common with VisualsSpeak? Images.  Visuals.  Pictures. Over the last year, we’ve seen the popularity of visuals rise.  From Pinterest to [...]

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Engaging Curiosity in a Group

When you’re working with a group, there are times when things just work well from the beginning — people are sharing and the dynamic is good. Then there are the other times. If you [...]

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Tell your clients to stick it!

Yes, that’s right. Tell your clients to stick it. The photographs! To the wall! What did you think I meant? Painters Tape! When facilitating VisualsSpeak processes we recommend you carry a [...]

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Visuals can Save You TIme

Visuals are not  just another thing You’ve got 45 minutes. And easily an hour’s worth of content to cover. As it is, you’ll be racing through things, trying to make sure you get [...]

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Tip: Don't Try To Keep All The Balls In The Air

When facilitating a session–particularly one with VisualsSpeak–there is often a need to record, to keep track of what people are saying and doing. But even more than that, there is a [...]

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Tip: Good Tools for Bad Rooms

Heading to present or facilitate at a conference, but they won’t give you tables? Or working in a room that is all set up with lecture or classroom seating? Consider using the VisualsSpeak [...]

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Who provides the content for your sessions?

I’ve been using a format for sessions lately that have been getting great reviews from participants. Instead of deciding what information I want to impart, I create a framing question that [...]

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Instructional Design Guru for iphone

Connie Malamed has released a new reference and performance support app for instructional designers. It defines 450 terms all related to developing learning. Here’s what Instructional [...]

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Using images for personal development

Using images is a great way to get past the places of stuck. You know the times when you try looking at a particular situation or problem from many angles and no solutions emerge? Doing an [...]

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What do images mean?

Many people want us to tell them what the images we use mean. Or what the arrangements mean. Here’s the thing. After watching thousands of people tell us what the same images mean to them, [...]

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Mini-Assessment Icebreaker: Gooooooooalllllllll!

Drawn from our Visual Icebreaker Kit, this is a sample exercise that helps a facilitator conduct a mini-assessment of the group.

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Sparking Engagement Icebreaker: What's On The Docket?

Drawn from our Visual Icebreaker Kit, here's a sample activity that helps a group get engaged and aligned with each other and the topic.

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Making Introductions Icebreaker: Don't You Know Who I Am?

Drawn from our Visual Icebreaker Kit, here is a sample activity that helps a group make introductions with each other.

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Getting Alignment Icebreaker: Telling Stories Together

Drawn from our Visual Icebreaker Kit, here's an exercise to get a group aligned around a topic.

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Building Trust Icebreaker: What Do I Value?

Drawn from our Visual Icebreaker Kit, here is an icebreaker that you can use to build trust in a group.

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Mini-Assessment Icebreaker: What Do You Need?

Drawn from our Visual Icebreaker Kit, this is an icebreaker exercise that helps a group conduct a mini-assessment.