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We have to make more increasingly complex ideas more clear, more quickly and more blahh than ever, to more audiences who are more informed and have more access to more information than ever. I look forward to applying it at work, especially, where our presentations are rife with mind-numbing blah-blah-blah.
This book would be a poor fit for readers looking to be told specifically what to do. I am a fan, and I really liked the overall This book van delivers on the title promise. A book that teaches visual literacy.
So I was excited to get a chance to read this new book of his that deals with speaking and presenting ideas better, and killing the blahs–complexity, boredom, and misunderstanding.
I have no idea. Dec 24, Pavlo Huk rated it really liked it Shelves: It teaches you a gra Neat little book, teaches you how to get started using pictures simple drawings as a thinking tool. In Blah Blah Blah, he extends his earlier work and reinforces the same basic message: They can’t-and that’s bad, because words have become our default thinking tool.
If you hear a number, draw a chart. Books by Dan Roam. Ever watched the news and ended up knowing less? The tools in this book show us exactly how to do both. We never have to look at blah-blah-blah the same way. I finished this book in less than a day, I was I purchased this book yesterday on my kindle.
The third section, and the majority, of the book is on how to use vivid to improve your ideas. Apr 03, Andy Doyle rated it really liked it. As soon as an idea become “vivid” we can bring it back to people – the idea is ready to change the world.
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Charts, maps, graphs, are all over there. The land of Blah Blah Blah is a land where words are boring, foggy, or even misleading.
Basically using dqn to illustrate words. This is a tremendous book and, if you ever have to convey ideas and concepts to others, you should read it.
Be a vivid thinker. Sep 15, Warren Parad rated it liked it. In the writing of this book Roam included many simple drawings to help illustrat Excellent re-conceptualization of his first book “Back of the Napkin”.
Lists with This Book. The book was very nicely written and illustrated.
This review was first posted at Inside the mind of a Bibliophile His thoughts about to create new ideas was a l Some good ideas, taking the “picture says a thousand words” to heard. It made my new found enjoyment of Draw Something on my iPad even more meaningful as I now I get to practice making words come to life with a very simple and fast drawing.
The Back of the Napkin Expanded Roqm. Ever been to so many meetings that you couldn’t get your work done? This book is a good way to remember blab thoughts, but it’s message could have been said in lot less of words itself. I have been using his principles to great effect in my writing, training and speaking exercises. I put in only about 5 bookmarks.
See 1 question about Blah Blah Blah…. Warren Parad Some good ideas, taking the “picture says a thousand words” to heard.
Blah-Blah-Blah in a nutshell
Ever fallen asleep during a bulletpoint presentation? If you hear a history, draw a timeline. In the vivid grammar graph, people are represented by portraits, numbers by charts, positions by maps, tense by timelines, interactions by flowcharts and reasons by multivariable plots.
Welcome to the land of Blah Blah Blah. Mar 21, Minesweeper rated it really liked it Shelves: Not bad but this book is about clear ideas without blablabla so for about pages seemed a bit long.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Want a different approach to presentations, you need this book.
Blah Blah Blah: What To Do When Words Don’t Work
For those of us in the corporate world particularly on blag foreign assigmentthis book will allow you to blow past the BS, and help people make sense of what you are trying to convey.
A fantastic book for business people or educators alike! Return to Book Page. Blah Blah Blah is available for download from Apple Books.
But is it a method suitable for me? This approach leans heavily on using analogies, and while they may illustrate the point, the audience can take the blqh beyond its intended purpose, no matter the analogy.
I’ve already seen a difference in how I look at letters, emails, and presentations. Through Vivid Thinking, we can make the most complicated subjects suddenly crystal clear.