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02.27.2012  / Episode 2: Avoid Clichés

Bob and Finn are back for the latest episode: Avoid Clichés. If you like what you see, please share with your friends, and be sure to leave a note in the comments. You just might hear back from Bob or Finn in person! Also, visit to see all current episodes and sign up […] Continue Reading

02.15.2012  /  

Want your data to go viral? Make it visual.

How do you turn an academic report into a viral video? The Rauch Foundation challenged Duarte to solve this puzzle as they re-launched the Long Island Index in January. The Long Island Index aims to reveal the challenges and opportunities facing Long Island through the collection of unbiased data. Like many academic documents, the reports […] Continue Reading

Strategy / Video

02.09.2012  /  

The Visual Thinking Revolution is Here!

We are in the midst of a “Visual Thinking Revolution” and leaders in all types of organizations are embracing visual thinking as a literacy of the future. This revolution’s “tipping point” came earlier this year at the International Forum for Visual Practitioners annual conference, which drew 100 visual practitioners from across the globe. The panel […] Continue Reading

Design / Strategy / Technology

02.03.2012  /  

Creative Like a Fox! Dan Roam and I Compare Notes on Creative Process

Dan Roam schools me on creative process. His new book, BLAH BLAH BLAH, offers awesome tips on how to utilize visual and verbal concepts to refine ideas to their most pure state. Continue Reading

Book Reviews / Interview / Tips / Video

02.02.2012  /  

Are You a Fox or a Hummingbird? Dan Roam Explains Your Brain

Dan Roam uses an animalistic metaphor to explain how your brain processes information, and reveals how to help facilitate communication between our verbal and visual minds. That and more in his new book, BLAH BLAH BLAH. Continue Reading

Book Reviews / Interview / Tips / Video

02.01.2012  /  

Grammar Ain’t Just for Words Anymore

Dan Roam used the rules of verbal grammar to build a Visual Grammar Graph that bridges the gap between verbal and visual concepts. Vivid Grammar is featured in his new book, BLAH BLAH BLAH. Continue Reading

Book Reviews / Interview / Tips / Video