Author Archives: mastermindmaps

About mastermindmaps

I am a professional mindmapper, I help companies map their business, I am author of two mindmap books. My clients are law firms, municipalities, banks, consultancies and high-tech companies.

The impact of Shadows in the Night

The rankings may dissapoint some, but my answer would be yes. The album is above par. My list for 2015 Bill Fay, Who is the sender? Bob Dylan, The cutting Edge Wolf Alice, My love is cool Dwight Yoakam, Second … Continue reading

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How to expose phishing mails

Click (large) or double click  (very large) to enlarge mindmap Like everyone, I receive now and then phishing mails. Most of the time I notice it immediately and delete the mail. This time when I got a mail from the … Continue reading

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The spider, starfish and shark

Using spiders, starfish and sharks to structure your organization You want to get rich? Well, this is the way to do it. Create a metaphor (it better be a good one of course). Apply it to businesses, Write a book … Continue reading

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XQ: redesigning education

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Shadows in the night by numbers

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Making dumb groups smarter

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What is creativity and what drives it?

The quote about creativity is by Charles Mingus.

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Technologies that are rapidly disappearing

Things and technologies are rapidly becoming obsolete. Objects like a wallet, key and digital camera for example will be quickly a thing of the past. The music industry is a fine example, moving within 20 years from LP to CD, … Continue reading

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What is your ROL (return on luck)?

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Do music critics rank Dylan albums higher than buyers do?

That is a striking difference. Take for example the Complete Basement Tapes. Almost maximum universal acclaim for the box (99 out of 100), whereas only a 7.5 given by buyers.

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