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”

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”

Graphic recording of Fulfilling Lives event #visualthinking #multipleneeds

Earlier this week I graphic recorded the Fulfilling Lives Conference for CFE Ltd (one of Crackerjack’s existing clients). The event focussed on bringing together stakeholders with an interest in multiple needs (individuals who are experiencing at least two of the following: homelessness, reoffending, substance misuse and mental ill health) to share learning and reflect on theContinue reading “Graphic recording of Fulfilling Lives event #visualthinking #multipleneeds”

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”

Sneaky Peak! #visualthinking

Just thought I’d share a few small elements of a much larger rich picture I’m creating for a client to help them communicate their new vision and engage their target audience in their work. The staring point for the rich picture was a powerpoint presentation containing outline bullet points for each element of the newContinue reading “Sneaky Peak! #visualthinking”

Now that’s a novel use for black insulation tape and a whiteboard! #visualthinking

Just spotted this advert for a new TVR sports car which uses just black electrical insulation tape and a whiteboard to visualise a teaser image of the new car. Just shows that you don’t have to stick to pens and paper to communicate your ideas visually! For more ideas on how to visualise your ideasContinue reading “Now that’s a novel use for black insulation tape and a whiteboard! #visualthinking”

Great feedback from the Woodland Trust on their 10 Year Vision ‘rich picture’ created by www.crackerjackvisualthinking.com #engagement #visual #e4s

“John [from Crackerjack Visual Thinking] took the information relating to our 10 year vision and represented it in a really clear way that made perfect sense.” Anne Lightowler – Head of HR Woodland Trust “The 10 Year Vision rich picture [created by Crackerjack Visual Thinking] will be an accessible reminder of what we are allContinue reading “Great feedback from the Woodland Trust on their 10 Year Vision ‘rich picture’ created by www.crackerjackvisualthinking.com #engagement #visual #e4s”

Have a look at Crackerjack’s testimonials!

Here’s our latest testimonial: Liam Humphreys – Exercise Science Researcher, Sheffield Hallam University John attended the launch event of Active Everyday; a physical activity referral programme for people affected by cancer in Sheffield. The project is funded by Macmillan Cancer Support and Sport England. The event included a diverse blend of delegates, including clinicians, nurses, researchers,Continue reading “Have a look at Crackerjack’s testimonials!”

Think visually in 2013!

Happy New Year! Why not make 2013 the year when you and your organisation unleash the power of visual thinking? Visually communicating your thoughts and ideas to others using pictures, diagrams, scribbles and cartoons etc. could help you find the big idea that leads to success in 2013 and beyond! To find out how CrackerjackContinue reading “Think visually in 2013!”