The Seeing Is Believing Mini Series: Communicating Business Architecture Concepts

Published

April 5, 2020

Updated

June 29, 2021

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PRACTICE & VALUE
Summary
Learn best practices for communicating business architecture concepts from experts including a professional presentation designer, graphic recorder and film maker.

Learn best practices for communicating business architecture concepts from experts including a professional presentation designer, graphic recorder and film maker. These resources cover the topics of presentation and graphic design, graphic recording and facilitation and storytelling.

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15-Minutes with Tamara Park: How Business Architecture Practices Can Leverage Storytelling For Greater Success

Whynde Kuehn interviews Tamara Park, storyteller extraordinaire, on the power of story and how storytelling can be an inspiring and valuable tool for business architects to employ during organizational transformation. Tamara, an award-winning television producer and documentary series director, is the co-founder of StoryNow, which she describes as the first digital creative agency and production house you can take with you wherever you go.
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15-Minutes with Michael Pemberton: How Business Architecture Teams Can Leverage Graphic Recording and Facilitation for Greater Success – Part 2

Whynde Kuehn, in this podcast conversation with business and strategy architect, Michael Pemberton, explores real-life graphic technique examples that can be used as creative methods to engage participants, at every level of an organization, to improve communication, understanding, and retention of information.
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5-Minutes with Sarah Greer: How Business Architecture Practices Can Leverage Graphic Recording and Facilitation For Greater Success – Part 1

Whynde Kuehn interviews illustrator Sarah Greer on how business architecture practices can leverage graphic recording and graphic facilitation for greater success.
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Seeing Is Believing, Part 1 – How Business Architecture Practices Can Leverage Presentation Design for Greater Success

Welcome to Part 1 of 3 within our visual and storytelling StraightTalk series. When we think about our business architecture practices, or even our competencies as business architects, we often focus on developing and using business architecture. While that is indeed the heart of what we do, to be successful, there are many other things we need to be good at—like presenting information both visually and verbally. This is our first installment in the series and we will explore presentation design.
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Seeing Is Believing, Part 2 – How Business Architecture Practices Can Leverage Graphic Recording and Facilitation for Greater Success

Welcome to Part 2 of 3 within our visual and storytelling StraightTalk series. This is the second installment in the series where we explore how we can leverage two highly engaging, visual techniques – graphic recording and graphic facilitation – as part of our business architecture practice. What we can achieve with business architecture is only as good as our ability to communicate, influence, and connect with other people. The two powerful illustrative techniques allow us to do so on a human level that raises our collective understanding.
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Seeing Is Believing, Part 3 – How Business Architecture Practices Can Leverage Storytelling for Greater Success

Welcome to the third and last installment of our epic visual and storytelling StraightTalk series, in which we explore the power of story. We know that in order to succeed as business architects, it’s not just about creating architectures and ideas for the future – we also need to convey those ideas, influence others, and incite action. Enter storytelling.
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20-Minutes With James Jones: How Business Architecture Practices Can Leverage Presentation Design for Greater Success

Whynde Kuehn interviews Chicago-based Presentation Designer, James Jones, on how presentation design can perform a vital role in the success of business architecture.
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Cartoon-like sketch depicting business architect as hero's journey

Story Structure For Business Architects

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Detailed illustration showing graphic recording style for business architecture concepts

Leveraging Business Architecture to Translate Strategy Into Action (graphic recording version)

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