Wow your audience with simple hand drawn graphics!

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Wow your audience with simple hand drawn graphics!

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Clear communication, better decision making, greater engagement


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Discover the Secrets of Simple Graphics

*New dates for 2019*

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Graphic Facilitation

Graphic Faciliation

Engage hearts and minds with this powerful facilitation tool.

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Training Design

Training design

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Want to bring it to life?
Discover how hand drawn graphics can enhance your existing training.

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Fun, energetic, well-paced, interactive with much supportive learning, Emer’s practical workshop has inspired me to unashamedly introduce graphics to my workshops. Eimear Stassin

Training Consultant,

Hi, I'm Emer

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I empower my clients to use simple hand drawn graphics to transform the way they communicate and do business.

I am an advocate not just of visual thinking but of BIG visual thinking to unlock creativity, stimulate critical thinking and generate ideas.

I was first introduced to this world back in 2002 when…

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Using simple graphics has helped focus the initial sales meetings so much that we went from concept to full proposal in less than an hour. 

Emer – the first meeting was scheduled with a C-level exec for 45 minutes – he agreed and asked for the formal proposal submission in 17 minutes.

The second with a CIO – went from skeptic to sign off in 25 minutes and a third with a Director went from “welcome” to “can we have three proposals in 22 minutes”.

A public sector Business Improvement Board meeting approved a POC in 40 minutes.

It’s powerful stuff ! Dave Fardoe

Managing Director, Accordant Solutions

Latest Blog Posts…

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Five Fun Lettering Ideas

There are moments when you'd really like to add a simple graphic to a word or phrase but you just can't think of one. In these instances you can play around with our lettering to make it stand out. Do something to the letters that expresses meaning or emotion. Here...

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Made the right decision? Quick visual confidence check

So you've made a decision as a group ... everyone has contributed their opinions, you've assessed the pros and cons of each proposal, you've even held a vote. But how confident do you feel that the right decision has been made? Did some people agree to the decision...

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How to solve problems using visual thinking

Ever feel stuck? Simple drawings are a powerful tool to shift us from a feeling of inertia to one of clarity and control. If you're grappling with a problem and haven't been able to settle on a solution try drawing it out. By simply drawing out the who, what, when and...

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Guest article: United Colours Of Leith

This month's guest article is from Gerry Farrell of Gerry Farrell Ink who describes his work on using visuals for social change. 'The day after the Brexit vote, racist, neo-Nazi stickers appeared in Leith, probably the most multi-ethnic and tolerant comunity in...

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I can’t do this

'I guess I'm just not a visual person' Many demons emerge when we step out of our comfort zone and learn something completely different. It' like our subconscious goes into overdrive telling us all the reasons we can't or shouldn't do something. 'Don't bother',  it...

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