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The Diagrams Book by Kevin Duncan

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FOREWORD

I am delighted Kevin has written this book. I love shapes as a way of expressing thoughts or ideas – it’s the way my brain works. I think visually. Diagrams help to keep my thinking clear and simple, and I’m a big believer in keeping things simple.

With standing still no longer an option, we’re all under pressure to get more done. Yet the world is more complicated and getting things done is more of a challenge. I regularly talk to clients about the “how” being more of a challenge than the “what”.

If we want to get more things done we need to simplify, and there lies the value of a good diagram – a simple visual representation of a strategy, thought or idea. We should embrace wholeheartedly any tools that help us to get things done, so ...

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