A quick infographic showing the practical business benefits of using visual thinking tools in your work

Visual thinking is a term that you may have heard of, but it isn’t always clear what practical business benefit can be derived from using visual thinking approaches in your work. To help with this confusion, I’ve put together this quick guide to the Visual Thinking Toolkit that describes how each tool can help youContinue reading “A quick infographic showing the practical business benefits of using visual thinking tools in your work”

Oops! Our ‘Contact Us’ page has been broken!

Huge apologies if you’ve been trying to contact us via our website or through our blog posts over the last few weeks – our contact form developed an issue which has meant it hasn’t been delivering your messages to us! This is now fixed. If you have been trying to contact us discuss how weContinue reading “Oops! Our ‘Contact Us’ page has been broken!”

Creating your organisations vision for 2022 (now is the time!)

With just under 3 months to go before 2022, have you got a clear idea of your vision for 2022? If not, now is the time to create that vision and begin sharing it with your people! For various reasons, many organisations only begin planning for the new year ahead a month or two afterContinue reading “Creating your organisations vision for 2022 (now is the time!)”

Does your retail organisation have a clear vision for sales success this Christmas?

Christmas is the month after next – don’t panic!!! Having a clear vision for sales success will help everyone in your organisation know what they need to do achieve your seasonal goals. Giving your people clarity about what they need to do at any time of year is important in the retail sector, but evenContinue reading “Does your retail organisation have a clear vision for sales success this Christmas?”

Your Life Story Pictures™ – A creative new way to tell your own or someone else’s life story!

A person’s life is a rich tapestry of events, influences, emotions and experiences that create a unique story. No one person’s story is the same as another. Capturing this story visually creates a unique artistic record of person’s life journey and can be an ideal gift to: Celebrate a life event… Reward achievements… Help commemorateContinue reading “Your Life Story Pictures™ – A creative new way to tell your own or someone else’s life story!”

Keep calm and focus on your vision

Before I continue, I recognise and acknowledge that the current Coronavirus situation is really tough for many many people and livelihoods and jobs are at risk (putting aside the obvious health implications of the virus). I therefore write this post with that in mind and in the genuine belief that focusing on the future canContinue reading “Keep calm and focus on your vision”

Meetings don’t need to stop: they just need to be virtual, visual and engaging!

Just a quick note to say that meetings don’t need to stop during these challenging times! Work needs to continue for social and economic reasons – it just needs to be done in a different way. There are many great on-line ways for teams to meet virtually and talk. However, please remember that virtual meetingsContinue reading “Meetings don’t need to stop: they just need to be virtual, visual and engaging!”

How Crackerjack Visual Thinking helped ValueLicensing visualise their their organisational vision (in their words)…

David Hubbard | Managing Director | ValueLicensing “ValueLicensing wanted to find an effective way to communicate our vision and strategy to everyone within our business, in manner that would be both memorable and unambiguous. We reached out to John to see if he could help us visualise both this and key business messages to existingContinue reading “How Crackerjack Visual Thinking helped ValueLicensing visualise their their organisational vision (in their words)…”

Latest client feedback about a rich picture created for the Strategic Consultancy team at AECOM Transportation (EMIA)

We’re very pleased to be able share this feedback from Steve Walton, Associate Director for Strategic Consultancy at AECOM Transportation (EMIA) in relation to 2019 Business Plan rich picture Crackerjack created earlier this year: “Back in September 2018 AECOM’s Strategic Consultancy needed a way to visualise what we do. We wanted to find some wayContinue reading “Latest client feedback about a rich picture created for the Strategic Consultancy team at AECOM Transportation (EMIA)”