Category / drawing

Visualization as a tool for collaboration and communication

By Ted May

Many times I’ve witnessed how having a drawing posted up in a room enhances group dialogue by serving as a shorthand for a concept or a point of view.

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7/7/20 7:09 AM

collaboration, session, sketch, brainstorming, Live sketching, drawing, graphic recording, virtual collaboration

3 ways Virtual Live Sketching accelerates success

By Drew Crowley

Leaders should consider adding live sketching to their team's next virtual meeting, brainstorming session, or leadership summit.

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4/27/20 3:12 PM

collaboration, creativity, brainstorming, discovery, Live sketching, drawing, facilitation, remote, virtual collaboration, covidchronicles

“We actually look forward to this meeting”—how to improve virtual collaboration

By Bill Keaggy

While we’re not traveling at all these days, the truth is that the bulk of Tremendousness’ work has been done remotely for years. Here's one of our many success stories.

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4/6/20 11:40 AM

visual thinking, visual storytelling, drawing, remote, virtual collaboration, covidchronicles

Get comfortable with remote meetings

By Bill Keaggy

Because of COVID-19, the whole world is discovering the joys (and despairs) of online meetings. For Tremendousness, this has been our modus operandi since we started.

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3/12/20 9:00 AM

meeting, collaboration, clients, discovery, drawing, technology, project management, remote, virtual collaboration, covidchronicles

Practice makes perfect

By Maddy Mueller

The visual capture we do in graphic recording is a distinct skill from traditional illustration, and very different from what we learned in school.

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2/14/20 3:24 PM

sketch, Live sketching, drawing, graphic recording

7 ways to figure things out

By Bill Keaggy

Learning is... kind of everything. At its best, it’s literally figuring out the *why* of something, which often is the most important part. 

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1/30/20 1:55 PM

thinking, writing, learning, drawing, visualization, reading, doing, talking

Another fun way to practice visualization

By Bill Keaggy

Get better at drawing—and have fun doing it.

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1/24/20 12:59 PM

fun, visual thinking, visual storytelling, drawing, visualization

Visual capture at Express Scripts’ 2019 Experience Diversity Summit

By Drew Crowley

We were truly honored and privileged to be a part of Express Scripts’ annual Experience Diversity Summit again this year.

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11/4/19 7:15 AM

illustration, sketch, Live sketching, visual storytelling, drawing, graphic recording, conference, express scripts

Drawn Out: Television sets

By Drew Crowley

A good portion of my time at Tremendousness is spent drawing, and this has me wondering about how changing forms in technology have influenced the way they're represented. Take the TV, for example.

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9/16/19 8:08 AM

visual thinking, visual storytelling, drawing, visualization, "Drawn Out", technology

Introducing "charm" into visual storytelling

By Maddy Mueller

When I was in college, I was tasked with drawing a dog as part of an assignment. Every day, I would bring a slightly different dog drawing to class—and every day, my professor would frown at my work and tell me I needed to redo it.

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8/26/19 8:25 AM

art, sketch, information design, drawing, visualization

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