Category / process

The business impacts of multitasking vs monotasking

By Bill Keaggy

The headline is this: Multitasking is a myth. Actually, "It’s a false hope reaching for an unrealistic goal built on a lie." ...if you want to know how we really feel about it.

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4/27/21 10:58 AM

business, creativity, efficiency, process, work, focus, multitasking, productivity, monotasking

Infographics aren’t magic.

By Bill Keaggy

A good infographic is an accurate, consumable, attractive visual overview of a complex topic. Here's where they can go wrong, or do right.

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4/1/21 11:41 AM

infodesign, Infographics, process, visual thinking, clients, content, infographic, information design, visual storytelling, visualization, magic

Every infographic is built around one of three visual frameworks

By Bill Keaggy

Visual frameworks are the backbone of nearly every infographic you’ve ever seen, or ever will see. Almost every visual story can be built around (or retroactively reduced to) being a Process, a System, or a Comparison.

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2/10/21 11:28 AM

frameworks, infodesign, process, system, visual thinking, brainstorming, comparison, information design, visual storytelling

How does Production work? (part 2 of 2)

By Bill Keaggy

Last week we looked at some of the many things we do or need to think about during the Production phase of a visual storytelling project. Let's jump back in...

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10/21/19 8:12 AM

illustration, animation, process, video, information design, production, Interactive

Iteration, iteration, iteration... exultation!

By Bill Keaggy

Some infographic projects go so smoothly you wonder if you missed something. Some are more of a challenge.

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8/13/19 8:35 AM

Infographics, napkin, blueprint, process, tremendousness, visual thinking, clients, information design, visualization

5 1/2 tips for better creativity

By W. Scott Matthews

First things first: surround yourself with people who inspire you.

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7/29/19 7:54 AM

napkin, art, collaboration, creativity, process, people, goals

Make your client part of the team

By Drew Crowley

There are seemingly two approaches to working with clients in the creative field...

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7/12/19 8:15 AM

collaboration, process, session, clients, discovery, Live sketching, drawing

Why Start with Napkin Sketches?

By Bill Keaggy

Rough sketches capture rough ideas. Suddenly the page is no longer blank and the future begins to take form.

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5/31/19 1:49 PM

napkin, process, sketch, visual thinking, visual storytelling, drawing

What is a Blueprint?

By Bill Keaggy

We don’t mean graphic info about buildings—these Blueprints are about building infographics.

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5/16/19 11:26 AM

blueprint, process, sketch, content, Design, infographic

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