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Mind Mapping For Dummies by Tony Buzan, Florian Rustler

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A little reflection please

Now that you’ve finished this exercise I’ve the following questions for you:

check.png This first exercise on ‘Success’ took you a total of 15 minutes. In your view, what are the differences with ‘normal’ messages which you simply write down?

check.png If I’d asked you to express your thoughts on the theme of Success instead of producing a Mind Map in just 15 minutes, would the number of thoughts and their depth have been similar?

In my seminars I often get the following feedback when I ask these two questions:

check.png The Mind Mapping process provides a flow of associations and so it’s much easier to add new thoughts.

check.png In this way significantly more ideas are generated than in normal messages.

check.png The structure of the Mind Map allows you to add new thoughts at every point without having to squeeze them in somewhere.

check.png The practice of working with key concepts and branches enables you to penetrate ...

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