Category / visual thinking

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

Now hiring: Strategist

By Heidi Harper

If you have an insatiable curiosity to understand how and why things work, a drive to visually organize ideas so that others can make sense of them, and the confidence to step up even when you aren’t the ‘subject matter expert’, then let’s talk!

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2/1/21 9:49 AM

hiring, session, team, visual thinking, visual storytelling, facilitation, strategy

A sun for ‘CBS Sunday Morning’

By W. Scott Matthews

I’ve long been a fan of the CBS Sunday Morning news show. The program is marked by its distinctive "Sun" logo and fans of the show send in their own interpretations. One of mine was recently broadcast.

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1/12/21 11:44 AM

illustration, news, creativity, politics, visual thinking, visual storytelling, tv

There are no perfect election results visualizations

By Bill Keaggy

What is the best way to represent election returns? We've got simple vote tallies, colored maps, pie and bar charts, and other data visualizations... but just like our democracy, none are perfect.

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10/27/20 7:57 AM

Infographics, communication, visual thinking, data, information design, Data visualization, visualization, vote

Visualizing the benefits of clean air, clean energy, and low carbon emissions for The Nature Conservancy

By Drew Crowley

We recently partnered with Bain & Company to facilitate a visual virtual strategy session for The Nature Conservancy and other key stakeholders. Take a look!

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10/22/20 12:49 PM

illustration, session, visual thinking, visual, Live sketching, visual storytelling, visualization, virtual collaboration

Today is National Voter Registration Day!

By Bill Keaggy

This year voting is more important than ever—but more difficult and risky as well. So Tremendousness made a video to help people understand the situation and their options. Find it on all our social channels and share on yours!

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9/22/20 1:32 PM

america, Animation & video, video, visual thinking, visual storytelling, covidchronicles, vote

The bestest quickest bread recipe

By Chris Roettger

Can't find yeast or flour at the grocery? Too hot for baking? Not into gluten or carbs? We've got you covered with this little microwaved gluten-free bread.

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7/9/20 7:19 AM

recipe, visual thinking, learning, visualization, covidchronicles, food

How to improve your team’s Miro experience

By Drew Crowley

Miro is Tremendousness’ go-to platform for virtual workshops, and we’ve learned a few things you can do within it to make collaboration across distributed teams work even better.

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6/24/20 7:55 AM

collaboration, sketch, software, visual thinking, workshop, Live sketching, consultant, visualization, virtual collaboration, covidchronicles, Miro

Your pandemic time capsule

By Chris Roettger

These are times like no other we've lived through. So we created a time capsule template you can fill up (or fill out, that is)—an artifact for future generations.

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6/22/20 7:33 AM

health, wellness, sketch, visual thinking, covidchronicles

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