Have you ever been to a conference, where you felt lost in the presentation?
I experienced many such situations. The worst was IT conferences – speakers there usually present some new cool application. Most of the speech a speaker talks about all the magic features their software offers. However often I missed one thing – what the hell was their application good for?
Continue reading Every business presentation should start with a diagram
When reading an article of a fellow blogger on public speaking (Debbie Fay from BeSpeakPresentations), I thought this is a great place to exercise using an illustration in the blog article. Continue reading Puzzle Makeover of Speaker Advice Article
Here’s a simple diagram sketch of Seth Godin’s blog “Even better than an app?”.
Continue reading Focus on the human part (Seth Godin’s blog illustration)
Have you ever wondered how we create our handwritten style and shapes in PowerPoint?
Have a look behind our designing scene. It is the place where everything started.
Continue reading On drawing handwritten style for PowerPoint
Recently I was designing slides on the topic of Big Data Concepts (it’s my other area of interest, after visualizations).
Continue reading Visualizing Big Data Concepts with Strong and Loose Relation Diagram
A few weeks ago I was designing slides for an interesting motivational speech, where I had to illustrate the business model.
Continue reading Illustrating Business Model Acronym
When I attended TEDx Warsaw conference, I noticed there a guy drawing simple pictures of every talk. They call it scribing and it’s another great way to visualize ideas:
Continue reading Scribe visualization: Drop Dead Healthy
Time for another diagram visualization example.
Last year I was co-organizing a networking event for engineering student organization I used to be part of. We came up with a nice goal statement written in a few sentences. I thought it’d be good to visualize these goals, so they’d be more eye-catching. Here is what I came up with:
Continue reading Visualization of goals statement
Another simple visualization of a pretty interesting blog post by Chris Brogan. Here’s my diagram illustration of how I’d see it visually.
Continue reading Setting Your Plate (viz of Chris Brogan blog)
Here’s my simple blog illustration made in Powerpoint of another great mini post of Seth Godin, I read yesterday.
A simple but powerful message, that’s why I love & recommend Seth’s blog.
So I sketched fast the picture below to show how I’d visualize this message.
Continue reading Two people you might need in your professional life (blog illustration for Seth Godin blog)