Shining A Light On Process: From Big Picture To Concrete Steps - Verbal To Visual Video Episode 9 - Doug Neill - visual note-taking, sketchnoting, doodling, task, goal, context, process, outcome, todd henry, accidental creative

Shining A Light On Process: From Big Picture To Concrete Steps

In this episode of Verbal To Visual Video I share a framework for thinking about process – the set of steps and constraints that you use to complete a task, as well as the surrounding factors that influence those steps and constraints.

After watching the video, take a look at the following resource. It will walk you through the five big-picture components that I outline in the video and prompt you to think about how well your process for completing a particular task is aligned with its surrounding factors:

Shining A Light On Process Resource

Print it out, fill it out, then get to work.

Shining A Light On Process: From Big Picture To Concrete Steps - Verbal To Visual Video Episode 9 - Doug Neill - visual note-taking, sketchnoting, doodling, task, goal, context, process, outcome, todd henry, accidental creative

If you’re ready to learn more about visual note-taking and how you can apply it to your own work, check out An Introduction To Visual Note-Taking.

To hear the roots of the ideas that will fill that classroom, check out The Verbal To Visual Podcast. New episodes coming in the second half of 2015!

Check out the work of Todd Henry – his perspective on doing creative work is both insightful and actionable. Subscribe to his podcast and buy his books.

Now it’s your turn. Shine a light on your own process for completing a particular task, and let us know what you see.

***

Want To Dig Deeper?

If you’re new to the idea of sketchnoting and excited to develop more visual thinking tools, I think you’d enjoy our foundational course An Introduction To Visual Note-Taking.

If you’d like to make sketchnoted videos like the one you saw here, we’ve got a course for that too! Check out How To Make Sketchnote Videos.

And if you’re an educator interested in bringing visual note-taking into your classroom, check out Sketchnoting In The Classroom.