Why Bother With a Personal Vision?

A few issues back I wrote a tips sheet on how to create a Vision Board (otherwise knows as vision collage, or treasure map). A great preliminary visioning exercise that helps you begin to define what it is you next want for yourself in your life. As discussed, there are lots of other ways to… Read more »


Trio for Training

Had a nice trio come to my studio for a shared training day in Meeting Graphics 101. Felicia and Denise (First Nations business facilitators/coaches) from the Vancouver area and Pat (internal OD professional from large healthcare firm) all the way from Austin, Texas. They shared one of my custom training days – where folks come… Read more »


Abraham-Hicks via Hay House Tele-call!

Hi all. Just a quick note that Abraham has hit the cybersphere. Instead of traveling to an in-person workshop, you can call in to experience them and ask a question. This is the first time they have done this on such a scale … if it goes well I bet there will be more of… Read more »


Peter Durand’s article on Graphic Facilitation in Contract Magazine

Colleague Peter Durand just sent out his newsletter, notifying us in the ‘interactive-graphics’ community about an article he wrote for Contract Magazine.  Peter is a very funny and talented guy … as is his writing.  He is also the creator of an awesome and diverse blog on all things visual and design related.  See www.graphicfacilitation.com… Read more »


My Beach Office

I mentioned in the e-zine that I was writing down at the beach, instead of being cooped up inside. I had a lot of conference room and airplane time last week, so couldn’t face being inside. Laptops are the greatest invention aren’t they, and an extra battery.This is Dallas Road beach, just a few blocks… Read more »



Definitions Chart

Definitions chart for Graphic Facilitation, etc. Originally uploaded by graphiccoach   As this field of Visual Practitioners grows, I’m finding it increasingly necessary with potential clients and with folks who attend my trainings to begin our conversation with a definition of terms. What exactly is it that my client is wanting when they use the… Read more »


Back From Alaskan Abraham-Hicks Cruise

Back From Alaskan Abraham-Hicks Cruise: Your friendly neighborhood graphic coach (that’s me) is just back from another Abraham-Hicks cruise – this one was up and down the Alaskan Coast (last January, you might remember, I went on one to Hawaii). I attend the Abraham cruises because it’s the longest access I can get to my… Read more »


Early Bird Pricing for IFVP Conference

Just got this note in from the International Forum of Visual Practitioners Conference about their upcoming conference.  The deadline for getting in on the early bird pricing is fast approach.  I have recommended this event consistently over the years (see my post a while back) and all who have attended under my recommendation have been… Read more »