Following up a comment on my post on the What Works in X web page genius idea, I created a mind map as a rough outline for the site to illustrate it better. It’s only a rough outline, but I think a good start.
Copying from my response to the reader’s comment
I envision people at What Works in X sharing anecdotes of things theyâ€™ve done at a higher level, like how they got hired by doing something different or got into North Korea or things like that… available in any area.
Of course, I put the idea up for others to do with it what they want. Iâ€™m as happy to inspire someone elseâ€™s slightly different vision as for them to implement mine.
Also, I think branding or look and feel is important. The book The Art of What Works not only has a nice, clean look and feel, the author has an excellent reputation at one of the worldâ€™s great business schools â€” Columbia. Attaching those brands to it could help a lot.
If you don’t use mind maps, I highly recommend them (in particular, Freemind, which I use).
Drag it around and click around. To navigate
- use arrow keys or click white space and drag to move the map
- click the â€˜+â€™ or â€˜-â€™ icon at the top to resize the map
- click the â€œfitâ€ icon at the top (to the right of the â€˜-â€™) to fit the visible part of the mindmap in the space available
- click nodesÂ in the mindmap to show or hide nodes beneath them â€” dragging, resizing, or re-fitting as necessary afterward
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