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The Mind Maps on this website can be used for personal and educational use. Permission should be sought from the author (as detailed in the description) for any commercial purpose.

Mind Map® Examples

Welcome to the Mind Mapping Examples Library. In this area we provide examples of Mind Maps® that have been drawn for:

Some are hand drawn and some have been produced on Mind Mapping software (including Mindjet® MindManager® and Buzan's iMindMap®). These examples are FREE for you to download and use for personal and educational purposes. We'd recommend you contact the author if you want to use them for business purposes.

We intend to build the biggest Mind Mapping library available online - be a part of it by having your Mind Maps published here. Find out more here...

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 Business Specific Mind Maps

We've brought together a number of Mind Maps that have been drawn specifically for business use. Here are just a few of the Mind Maps available. See more examples here...
 
Marketing Week Live 2011 - Day Planner

Day at an Event/Conference - Marketing Week Live 2011

This Mind Map has been created to make visiting a trade event easier. It's based on a visit to Marketing Week Live 2011 (www.marketingweeklive.co.uk). The map is split into the main business areas of the show. You then add the activity you want to participate in/the exhibitor you want to visit. Although this map is show specific you can easily adapt it to any other show. See more Mind Maps for business examples here...

Buzan's iMindMap

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Using Mind Maps for Presentations

Communication Mind Map

This Mind Map has been developed to help you when planning a presentation. IT highlights the  key things to consider when planning your presentation. See more Mind Maps for business examples here...
 

 

        

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Hand drawn Mind Map that is planning a business trip

Plan for a Business Trip

An example of a well structured Mind Map prepared for planning a business trip.

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How we used a Mind Map to plan our mobile app

Planning a Mobile App

When we were thinking about what we should include on our mobile app we used a Mind Map. This then became the content layout plan for the app. You can download the 'Illumine Training Guide to Learning' app for Android, iPhone and iPad from www.mind-mapping.co.uk/app

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Hand drawn Elements of Creativity Mind Map

Elements of Creativity

This Mind Map shows the elements of creativity. We use this on several of our courses to introduce Mind Mapping from the spoken word. The tutor does a short verbal presentation which the delegates Mind Map.

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Communication; Meetings and Conversations; Presentations; Writing; Company Overviews; Creativity and Innovation; Edward De Bono; For Marketers; Implementing Innovation and Ideas; Creativity Techniques; Problem Solving; Management and Leadership; Business Strategy; Engagment and Motivation; Managing People; Training Courses; Planning and Analysis, Budgeting and Targeting; SWOT and Other Analysis.

 Education Specific Mind Maps

We've brought together a number of Mind Maps that are specific to education.
Here are just a few of the Mind Maps available. See more examples here...
 

 Lecture Mind Map

Lecture Mind Map

This is a Mind Map of a lecture by Professor Susan Greenfield, the eminent neuroscientist. If you would like to see the full transcript of the 6000 word lecture click here...

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Marie Curie Hand Drawn Mind Map

The Life of Marie Curie

A Mind Map summarising the life of the great scientist Marie Curie

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Mind Map detailing the life of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare's Life

This is a Mind Map of William Shakespeare's life. To read the text of the Mind Map which it was created from click here... 

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Arts and music; Engineering and Information Technology; Humanities; Languages; Learning and Studying; Maths, Science, Sports Science and Physical Education.

 Personal Mind Maps

We'll be introducing a section to the website that includes Mind Maps for personal use. If you've got a Mind Map that you'd like featured here please email us 
 

Planning your holiday Mind Map

Planning your Holiday Mind Map

Here is a brilliant example of a Mind Map used to plan a holiday - don't forget your toothbrush!!

Buzan's iMindMap

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Instructions on how to grow Bird of Paradise from seed - in a Mind Map format

Growing Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia) from Seed

This Mind Map gives instructions in the germination and care of Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia). We used this at Illumine as part of a mailing campaign (which included a packet of seeds). The campaign was to illustrate that we help people to grow and nurture their people - we wanted to sow that idea. Find out more about the mailer, how we got the idea and the Bird of Paradise here...

 

 
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Daves Golf Improvement Mind Map

A Guide to Golf Improvement

This Mind Map give a guide to improving your golf skills
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Keywords for the personal Mind Maps: feelings and emotions; health and nutrition; home and holidays; leisure and hobbies; personal development; personal finance; relationships; religion and spirituality; sport and exercise.

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 Book Summaries

Mind Maps are a great way to condense a book or text down into key points and learning outcomes. These Mind Maps can then become refresher texts or part of a revision plan. See more book summary Mind Maps here...
 

Book summary Mind Map - Effective Innovation (John Adair)

Effective Innovation - John Adair

An overview of the key points and learning from the book.

Buzan's iMindMap

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Mind Map - A User Guide to the Brain

A User Guide to the Brain

This map was completed after conducting a ten minute Rapid Pre-Read - a structured and purposeful preview which is introduced on Illumine's Effective Speed Reading™ and Advanced Thinking and Learning Workshop.
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Book summary Mind Map - Orbiting the Giant Hairball (Gordon MacKenzie)

Orbiting the Giant Hairball - Gordon MacKenzie

An overview of the key points and learning from the book. 

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Workshop Overviews

We regularly use Mind Maps to provide breakdowns of our courses and workshops. We also use them as a structure for their delivery.

Overview of the one day Mind Mapping for Business workshop

Mind Mapping for Business

Overview of the one day Mind Mapping for Business workshop run by Buzan and Illumine licensed instructors.

Buzan's iMindMap

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Overview Mind Map of two day workshop, Accelerated Learning for Trainers

Accelerated Learning

Overview of the two day workshop, Accelerated Learning for Trainers.

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Mind Maps about Mind Mapping

There are a number of Mind Maps available that are all about Mind Mapping. See more examples of Mind Maps about Mind Mapping here...
 

Uses of Mind Maps (Hand drawn)

Uses of Mind Maps

A hand drawn summary of some of the many uses of Mind Maps.

Buzan's iMindMap

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How to Mind Map/The Principles of Mind Maps

Principles of Mind Maps

An overview of the key "laws" of Mind Mapping, all of which aim to maximise the usefulness of the technique.

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More about Illumine Training

This site and examples library is brought to you by illumine Training. We'd like to thank everyone that has contributed to the site. If you'd like to find out more about Illumine Training please see the Mind Map below or visit our main site at www.illumine.co.uk
 

About Illumine Training Mind Map

About Illumine Mind Map

Hand Drawn by Artist Paul Forman. Paul is an illustrator and his website is www.mindmapinspiration.co.uk

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Training to enhance practical thinking skills to improve the performance of individuals and organisations

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