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We’ ve put together a growing collection of our best free resources, including graphic facilitation whiteboard animations, how-to videos, showreels, infographs, blog content and TONS…

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Simon Banks: Watch my Showreel

By admin | December 18, 2018

A glimpse into Simon Banks’ on stage.  Get a feel for Simon’ s unique presentation style and see how he engages a room of people through his great energy, infectious humour and…

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Simon Banks Book Launch

By admin | July 12, 2019

On the 18th March 2018 at Berkelouw Books in the heart of Paddington, I ever so proudly launched A Thousand Little Lightbulbs: How to kickstart a culture of Innovation in your organisation.…

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Simon Banks at Vivid Festival 2019

By admin | August 26, 2019

At the 2019 Vivid Festival, Simon joined a panel of seasoned entrepreneurs as they explored how to master the keys to being your own boss. Whilst it’s never been easier to start a…

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Simon Banks: Learn Visual Communication Episode 1

By admin | February 2, 2017

Why should I learn Visual Communication? Great question and I am glad that you asked. As the world changes, the way that we learn and take in information is changing rapidly. Did you…

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Simon Banks: Learn Visual Communication Episode 2

By admin | February 23, 2017

Now that you have dealt with your Ogre in Visual Communication Episode 1, you are ready to leap into learning to draw and develop your skills with Visual Communication and Graphic Facilitation.…

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Simon Banks: Learn Visual Communication and Graphic Facilitation Episode 3

By admin | March 2, 2017

Artists see the things that they want to draw in shapes. Once you master this, you can literally learn to draw and scale-out anything and become a kick-ass graphic facilitator and visual…

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Simon Banks: Learn Graphic Facilitation and Visual Communication Episode 4

By admin | March 16, 2017

Learning Visual Communication and Graphic Facilitation: What’s happened so far?  In Learn Graphic Facilitation Episode 1, you told your Ogre to take a holiday. Who needs that…

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Simon Banks: Learn Graphic Facilitation and Visual Communication Episode 5

By admin | March 23, 2017

Congratulations! You are now well on your way to becoming a master Graphic Recorder, Visual Communicator and all round Drawing Champion. If you have worked through episode 1-4, you have…

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5 Essential skills needed to thrive in the 21st Century

By admin | August 23, 2019

What are the skills needed to thrive in the 21st Century? It’s the human-centred skills that we all have (and machines don’t)

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Perfection and Why it Has No Place in Innovation

By admin | June 7, 2019

Being prepared to share a half baked idea (you know it’s not perfect but it could be part of the solution) that you want others to build on is at the heart of a culture of innovation.…

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So then I had an Innovation Book Launch – A Thousand Little Lightbulbs

By admin | July 16, 2018

I have a friend who is an author who said that his book launch was one of the best nights of his life. “How could this be?” I mused? The best night of your life? Surely it can’t be that…

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So then I wrote an Innovation Book – A Thousand Little Lightbulbs

By admin | April 26, 2018

I recently published my first book, specifically, an Innovation Book called ‘A Thousand Little Lightbulbs: How to kickstart a culture of Innovation.’
Rather than tell you all about…

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Why You Should Smile More at Work (and at home)

By admin | September 11, 2017

I recently wrote this article on LinkedIn and wanted to share some of the thoughts with you Ask yourself these questions: – When was the last time you really smiled at work? –…

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Seven Essential Ingredients for a Brilliant Innovation Hackathon

By admin | August 26, 2017

Keen to get brew some fresh thinking in your organisation? Are you looking to delight your customers with even better products and services? Are you wanting to develop a culture of innovation?…

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