Picture Your Business Strategy: Transform Decisions with the Power of Visuals

3.67 avg rating
( 15 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780071815024: Picture Your Business Strategy: Transform Decisions with the Power of Visuals

PICTURE THIS: A BOLD NEW BUSINESS STRATEGY DRAWN FROM TODAY'S HOTTEST VISUAL TRENDS

Scientific studies have shown that looking at pictures, drawings, and other graphics engage both sides of the brain--opening the "mind's eye" and business systems to new possibilities we might not otherwise see. Frustrated by lackluster approaches to strategy, companies are combining illustrations and color with business strategy with phenomenal success.

If you want to go beyond drawing on the back of a napkin, this book shows you how.

Picture Your Business Strategy will help you master the principles of "strategic illustration," a proven system for visualizing ideas. Pictures and strategy come to life in the board, conference, or meeting room quickly, easily, and brilliantly. With just a few markers and paper, you can:

  • Use pictures to restructure, reorganize, and rethink your business plan
  • Draw lines between people, processes, and productivity
  • Create new business possibilities through pictures and idea sharing
  • Chart your progress with benchmarks and goal lines
  • Create a project activity map that allows you and your team to see the big picture--and make it succeed

Packed with clever drawing tips and simple templates to help you unlock your creativity, this inspiring book gives you everything you need to start bringing your big ideas to life. Developed by Christine Chopyak at Alchemy: The Art of Transforming Business, the book provides a fresh new business model for developing specific "seeable" actions that can be measured, tracked, and cascaded into other priority areas.

There are so many practical, purposeful ways to use drawings in your everyday work environment, you'll wonder why you never did it before. Most important, you and your team will learn how to turn strategic illustrations into real-world results.

Whether you're a boardroom doodler, corporate cartoonist, or Picasso for fun and profit, Picture Your Business Strategy will help you draw your way to success.

"With this approach, organizations can create a cohesive and authentic understanding among teams that ultimately leads to increased motivation and bottom-line results. Chris shows us that drawing isn't just for kids, it's for leaders looking for a competitive advantage." --Tamara Kleinberg, serial entrepreneur and founder of TheShuuk.com

"A brilliant piece of work that brings together the finite world of words with the infinite possibilities of pictures, taking strategic thinking and collective wisdom to a whole new level and presenting a more colorful way of imagining/imaging the future." -- Sabina Spencer, business strategist and author of The Heart of Leadership

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

CHRISTINE CHOPYAK is a senior partner and coowner of the business management consulting company Alchemy. Their clients includes multinational Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, municipalities, healthcare systems, NGOs, and education systems.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Chopyak, Christine
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Solr Books
(Skokie, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Ships Fast! Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000563512

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

CHOPYAK
Published by Mcgraw Hill Publishers
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Mcgraw Hill Publishers. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0071815023

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Chopyak, Christine
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2013. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VJ-9780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Christine Chopyak
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0071815023

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Christine Chopyak
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2013. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. PICTURE THIS: A BOLD NEW BUSINESS STRATEGY DRAWN FROM TODAY S HOTTEST VISUAL TRENDS Scientific studies have shown that looking at pictures, drawings, and other graphics engage both sides of the brain--opening the mind s eye and business systems to new possibilities we might not otherwise see. Frustrated by lackluster approaches to strategy, companies are combining illustrations and color with business strategy with phenomenal success. If you want to go beyond drawing on the back of a napkin, this book shows you how. Picture Your Business Strategy will help you master the principles of strategic illustration, a proven system for visualizing ideas. Pictures and strategy come to life in the board, conference, or meeting room quickly, easily, and brilliantly. With just a few markers and paper, you can:Use pictures to restructure, reorganize, and rethink your business plan Draw lines between people, processes, and productivity Create new business possibilities through pictures and idea sharing Chart your progress with benchmarks and goal lines Create a project activity map that allows you and your team to see the big picture--and make it succeed Packed with clever drawing tips and simple templates to help you unlock your creativity, this inspiring book gives you everything you need to start bringing your big ideas to life. Developed by Christine Chopyak at Alchemy: The Art of Transforming Business, the book provides a fresh new business model for developing specific seeable actions that can be measured, tracked, and cascaded into other priority areas. There are so many practical, purposeful ways to use drawings in your everyday work environment, you ll wonder why you never did it before. Most important, you and your team will learn how to turn strategic illustrations into real-world results. Whether you re a boardroom doodler, corporate cartoonist, or Picasso for fun and profit, Picture Your Business Strategy will help you draw your way to success. With this approach, organizations can create a cohesive and authentic understanding among teams that ultimately leads to increased motivation and bottom-line results. Chris shows us that drawing isn t just for kids, it s for leaders looking for a competitive advantage. --Tamara Kleinberg, serial entrepreneur and founder of A brilliant piece of work that brings together the finite world of words with the infinite possibilities of pictures, taking strategic thinking and collective wisdom to a whole new level and presenting a more colorful way of imagining/imaging the future. -- Sabina Spencer, business strategist and author of The Heart of Leadership. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Christine Chopyak
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2013. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. PICTURE THIS: A BOLD NEW BUSINESS STRATEGY DRAWN FROM TODAY S HOTTEST VISUAL TRENDS Scientific studies have shown that looking at pictures, drawings, and other graphics engage both sides of the brain--opening the mind s eye and business systems to new possibilities we might not otherwise see. Frustrated by lackluster approaches to strategy, companies are combining illustrations and color with business strategy with phenomenal success. If you want to go beyond drawing on the back of a napkin, this book shows you how. Picture Your Business Strategy will help you master the principles of strategic illustration, a proven system for visualizing ideas. Pictures and strategy come to life in the board, conference, or meeting room quickly, easily, and brilliantly. With just a few markers and paper, you can:Use pictures to restructure, reorganize, and rethink your business plan Draw lines between people, processes, and productivity Create new business possibilities through pictures and idea sharing Chart your progress with benchmarks and goal lines Create a project activity map that allows you and your team to see the big picture--and make it succeed Packed with clever drawing tips and simple templates to help you unlock your creativity, this inspiring book gives you everything you need to start bringing your big ideas to life. Developed by Christine Chopyak at Alchemy: The Art of Transforming Business, the book provides a fresh new business model for developing specific seeable actions that can be measured, tracked, and cascaded into other priority areas. There are so many practical, purposeful ways to use drawings in your everyday work environment, you ll wonder why you never did it before. Most important, you and your team will learn how to turn strategic illustrations into real-world results. Whether you re a boardroom doodler, corporate cartoonist, or Picasso for fun and profit, Picture Your Business Strategy will help you draw your way to success. With this approach, organizations can create a cohesive and authentic understanding among teams that ultimately leads to increased motivation and bottom-line results. Chris shows us that drawing isn t just for kids, it s for leaders looking for a competitive advantage. --Tamara Kleinberg, serial entrepreneur and founder of A brilliant piece of work that brings together the finite world of words with the infinite possibilities of pictures, taking strategic thinking and collective wisdom to a whole new level and presenting a more colorful way of imagining/imaging the future. -- Sabina Spencer, business strategist and author of The Heart of Leadership. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Christine Chopyak
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2013. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. PICTURE THIS: A BOLD NEW BUSINESS STRATEGY DRAWN FROM TODAY S HOTTEST VISUAL TRENDS Scientific studies have shown that looking at pictures, drawings, and other graphics engage both sides of the brain--opening the mind s eye and business systems to new possibilities we might not otherwise see. Frustrated by lackluster approaches to strategy, companies are combining illustrations and color with business strategy with phenomenal success. If you want to go beyond drawing on the back of a napkin, this book shows you how. Picture Your Business Strategy will help you master the principles of strategic illustration, a proven system for visualizing ideas. Pictures and strategy come to life in the board, conference, or meeting room quickly, easily, and brilliantly. With just a few markers and paper, you can:Use pictures to restructure, reorganize, and rethink your business plan Draw lines between people, processes, and productivity Create new business possibilities through pictures and idea sharing Chart your progress with benchmarks and goal lines Create a project activity map that allows you and your team to see the big picture--and make it succeed Packed with clever drawing tips and simple templates to help you unlock your creativity, this inspiring book gives you everything you need to start bringing your big ideas to life. Developed by Christine Chopyak at Alchemy: The Art of Transforming Business, the book provides a fresh new business model for developing specific seeable actions that can be measured, tracked, and cascaded into other priority areas. There are so many practical, purposeful ways to use drawings in your everyday work environment, you ll wonder why you never did it before. Most important, you and your team will learn how to turn strategic illustrations into real-world results. Whether you re a boardroom doodler, corporate cartoonist, or Picasso for fun and profit, Picture Your Business Strategy will help you draw your way to success. With this approach, organizations can create a cohesive and authentic understanding among teams that ultimately leads to increased motivation and bottom-line results. Chris shows us that drawing isn t just for kids, it s for leaders looking for a competitive advantage. --Tamara Kleinberg, serial entrepreneur and founder of A brilliant piece of work that brings together the finite world of words with the infinite possibilities of pictures, taking strategic thinking and collective wisdom to a whole new level and presenting a more colorful way of imagining/imaging the future. -- Sabina Spencer, business strategist and author of The Heart of Leadership. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Chopyak, Christine
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, 2013. Book Condition: New. 2013. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Helps you master the principles of "strategic illustration," a proven system for visualizing ideas. This book provides a fresh business model for developing specific "seeable" actions that can be measured, tracked, and cascaded into other priority areas. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: KJC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 194 x 21. Weight in Grams: 546. . . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Chopyak, Christine
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe. Book Condition: New. 2013. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Helps you master the principles of "strategic illustration," a proven system for visualizing ideas. This book provides a fresh business model for developing specific "seeable" actions that can be measured, tracked, and cascaded into other priority areas. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: KJC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 194 x 21. Weight in Grams: 546. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Christine Chopyak
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (2013)
ISBN 10: 0071815023 ISBN 13: 9780071815024
New Quantity Available: 8
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # CM-9780071815024

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.87
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book