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BUSINESS Mind Map® Examples

Mind Mapping is versatile business tool. It can be used for virtually any task from creative thinking to project working (find out more about Mind Maps for Business in this article). This section includes a number of business Mind Map examples. These are real Mind Maps that have been used in a business. Some are hand drawn and some have been produced on Mind Mapping software. The Mind Maps in this section include:

If you have a Mind Map that you would be happy to share you can send it to us and get it published on our website. Please find out more about Adding your Mind Maps to this library of examples here.

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 Communication

The purpose of all communication is to inform and persuade. Mind Maps can be used to record, plan and enhance the quality and effectiveness of spoken and written communication. The Mind Maps in this section will include: meetings and conversations, presentations and writing.

Telephone Negotiation Preparation for Advertising Space

Telephone Negotiation Preparation for Advertising Space

A Mind Map summarising the key points for telephone negotiation, produced by Illumine.

 

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Using Mind Maps for Presentations

Using Mind Maps for Presentations - key things to consider when planning your presentation

This Mind Map gives an overview of things to consider when planning a presentation. You can also use a Mind Map to plan what you are going to deliver (it also acts as a checklist).

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Organizational Learning

Organizational Learning

A Mind Map by Norman T.LU about organizational learning
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 Company Overviews

A Mind Map is a great way to help people to understand and remember what your company is about from a visual perspective.

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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 Creativity And Innovation

Mind Maps are the ideal tool for effectively accessing natural creativity and harnessing creativity for effective problem solving. The Mind Maps in this section will include: techniques from Edward de Bono; implementing and innovating ideas; problem solving and other techniques. See more creativity and innovation Mind Map examples here...

What is the point of innovation? Mind Map by Paul Foreman

What is the Point of Innovation? Mind Map

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

 

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Six Thinking Hats Mind Map - iMindMap version

Edward de Bono's Six Thinking Hats®

A Mind Map exploring the top level Six Thinking Hats'® processes drawn by illumine Training using Buzan's iMindMap software.

Find out more about Edward de Bono's Six Thinking Hats® click here

 

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New Ways of Thinking - short presentation Mind Map

New Ways of Thinking - Short Presentation

This Mind Map is taken from a short presentation introducing the brain, memory and Mind Mapping.

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 Management And Leadership

Mind Maps are the idea tool for managers and leaders. They can help them with thinking, change and complexity, managing volumes of information, planning, creativity and innovation. The Mind Maps in this section will include: business strategy, engagement, motivation, managing people and training courses.

Group challenges

Group Working Challenges

This is a Mind Map showing group working challenges created by Illumine Training in Buzan's iMindMap.

 

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Performance Review Template Mind Map

Performance Review Template

An example template for a performance review. No more forms to complete. The appraisee and apraiser complete a form each and then during the appraisal interview compare the two. The appraiser can also keep a master copy that combines all of their team members onto one complete map. This map was created by Illumine Training.
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A summary Mind Map of Nicholas Bate's great article on The Seven Platforms of Astonishing Productivity.

7 Platforms of Productivity

A summary Mind Map of Nicholas Bate's great article on 'The Seven Platforms of Astonishing Productivity'. This Mind Map was created by Matthew Lang of MindMapSwitch.

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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.

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 Planning And Analysis

In just one Mind Map you can represent everything that needs to be done or analysed, mark relationships between tasks, the relative priorities and identify patterns. The Mind Maps in this section will include business travel, budgeting, targeting, SWOT and other analysis.

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 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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Simple SWOT Mind Map created using Buzan's iMindMap software

Simple SWOT Analysis Template

This is a simple SWOT analysis template created by Illumine Training in Buzan's iMindMap.

 

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 Information Technology

Mind Maps based around the educational topic of IT.

ICT GLOW by James Birney

ICT GLOW & Learning Styles

A Mind Map about different learning styles and the new Learning style of GLOW.
Mind Map by James Birney of Fife education. http://www.fife-education.org.uk/inspiration/inspiration.htm
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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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