We’ve updated our website! Please let us know what you think… #visualthinking

We’ve updated the Crackerjack Visual Thinking website to help people better understand what we do, find their way around the site and more easily see examples of our work. Please let us know what you think!

My daughters room has the biggest flat wall in the house! #VisualThinking

My daughters room has the biggest flat wall in the house – ideal for #graphicrecording on! p.s. I created the graphic recording during the United Nations led global #HeforShe ideathon event at the University of Leicester earlier this week. Just adding a few finishing touches!

The important ART of conversation #communication #engagement

Have you ever had one of those conversations that doesn’t seem to go anywhere? You may have been talking for a long time with the other people involved in your conversation but feel like none of you are really understanding what the other is trying to say. Sound familiar? Whilst most of the time this lackContinue reading “The important ART of conversation #communication #engagement”

Helping the NHS transform using visual thinking #engage #communicate #NHS

In the news the NHS is never far from the headlines. ‘7 Day Working’, ‘Improving Quality’, ‘Focussing on Prevention’ and ‘Better Use of Technology’ are often mentioned and form key parts of the NHS 5 Year Forward View. This builds upon 15 years of improvement in the NHS and provides a broad consensus on what aContinue reading “Helping the NHS transform using visual thinking #engage #communicate #NHS”

Don’t take our word for it! Read about a clients experience of work with Crackerjack Visual Thinking #communicate #engage

Here’s a link to a blog article by Andrew Scott (of Andrew Scott Training) describing how Crackerjack worked with him to provide graphic recording support during an Open Space session for the University of Newcastle he was facilitating: Open Space and Graphic Recording Here’s the completed graphic recording capturing the rich detail of the day:Continue reading “Don’t take our word for it! Read about a clients experience of work with Crackerjack Visual Thinking #communicate #engage”

We’ll soon be ‘revealing all’ about our busy summer here at Crackerjack! #visualthinking #communication #engagement

Hope you all had a great summer! Whilst we’ve been able to fit a few holidays in over the summer, we’ve also been busy supporting clients  in a number of different ways. Whilst we can’t yet reveal everything we’ve been doing (client confidentiality, hence the blurred images below!), we can tell that we’ve doing lots including:Continue reading “We’ll soon be ‘revealing all’ about our busy summer here at Crackerjack! #visualthinking #communication #engagement”

Creating a rich picture of the Institute of Asphalt Technology’s new 5 year vision #visualthinking

Recently, Crackerjack Visual Thinking has been working with the Institute of Asphalt Technology (IAT) to visualise their new 5 year vision. The aim of the project was to create a rich picture that engages, informs and drives conversation about the IATs new vision amongst its members, other institutes and the wider industry. To create theContinue reading “Creating a rich picture of the Institute of Asphalt Technology’s new 5 year vision #visualthinking”

House of Fraser L&D team develop their scribbling skills! #visualthinking

I spent half a day yesterday running a bespoke version of Scribble Lab 1™ with 12 members of the House of Fraser learning and development (L&D) team. The team is keen to incorporate visual thinking approaches into their work and the workshop helped them begin to develop the core drawing skills needed to do this.Continue reading “House of Fraser L&D team develop their scribbling skills! #visualthinking”

House of Fraser chooses Crackerjack Visual Thinking’s Scribble Lab™ 1 to help develop its #visualthinking skills!

Crackerjack Visual Thinking is very pleased to have been asked to deliver a bespoke version of our Scribble Lab™ 1 visual thinking training workshop to House of Fraser’s learning and development team later this month. Scribble Lab™ 1 enables participants to draw great graphics and use simple visual tools in the meetings and events they lead (ideal forContinue reading “House of Fraser chooses Crackerjack Visual Thinking’s Scribble Lab™ 1 to help develop its #visualthinking skills!”