7 Sep 2006 In: idea mapping book

John Wiley & Sons just unveiled the press release for Idea Mapping: How to Access Your Hidden Brain Power, Learn Faster, Remember More, and Achieve Success in Business by Jamie Nast. Click here to view the press release.

Join Jamie Nast, author of Idea Mapping, for the upcoming web seminar, The Power of Collaboration. The first 50 people to register and attend this event will receive a copy of Nast’s book Idea Mapping compliments of Mindjet.

Attend this web seminar and discover:

  • Fun activities that show how you think associatively and how associative thinking impacts team collaboration – especially when it comes to generating ideas as a group.
  • A process and suggestions for more effective group brainstorming.
  • Examples of collaboration using both hand-drawn and software-generated maps.

To register for this webinar or any other Mindjet events click here.


Check out this funny 1-page poster marketing “Idea Mapping“! Can you relate? Relief arrives soon. Here’s the link:

Information Quake!

I Can’t Believe it!

31 Aug 2006 In: idea mapping book

Yesterday John Wiley & Sons sent me the first Hot-Off-The-Press copy of Idea Mapping! It looks great. The trial CD included from Mindjet (which loads on PC or MAC) provides additional class and credibility. The warehouse is starting to ship to stores!

Website For Book Fans!

29 Aug 2006 In: Books

If you are a book lover, you must see a website called! Not only can you catelog 200 books online for free, but you can also write reviews, chat with others who have similar interests, and see the books some of your favorite authors are reading. Congratulations to the team at LibraryThing for creating such a fun site!

Upcoming Webinar

20 Aug 2006 In: Webinars

I’m working with Katy Colletto from Mindjet to do a 1-hour webinar. The content will focus on team collaboration as it relates to Idea Mapping. After I facilitate you through some intriguing activities, Kaizad Irani (whose team won the landscape architechural design for the World Trade Center Memorial Park) will share how Idea Mapping helped their team collaborate to win this great honor. We are targeting the end of September 2006, but exact dates have not yet been set. Visit this blog next week and we should have more details for you at that time.

Asia Tour in the Planning Stages

18 Aug 2006 In: Idea Mapping Workshops

I am currently working with Wiley representatives, Louise Koh and Cynthia Mak to plan a series of 2-day Idea Mapping workshops throughout Asia. Along with the workshops, I will be involved in media events, book signings, and interviews. The locations we are currently targeting include Singapore, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Hong Kong, Taipei (Taiwan) where I will work with my good friend Simon Tai, and possibly Tokyo. Tentative time frame is March 2007. Workshops will likely be limited to the first 50 registrations, so keep your eyes on the website ( Hopefully the class schedule will be up in the next few weeks!

Purdue University’s Krannert Magazine

17 Aug 2006 In: Articles

This week I got a note from Eric Neslson, Communications Coordinator for Purdue’s Krannert School of Management in West Lafayette, Indiana. He asked me to write a column on my upcoming book, Idea Mapping, for the October issue of the Krannert Magazine. This publication goes to 30,000 alumni. Since I am a Purdue and Krannert alum, I couldn’t be more excited!

G*O* B*O*I*L*E*R*S*!!!

John Wiley & Sons announced on August 1, 2006 that Sezam Book Publishing will be the first to publish a global translation of Jamie Nast’s Idea Mapping book.

Mindjet’s First MindManager Monday Event

25 Jul 2006 In: MindManager

SF Bay Area Community: Attend Mindjet’s First MindManager Monday Event

You’re invited to join Mindjet for a discussion on business mapping, hosted by the movement’s greatest visionaries on visualizing and managing information.

July 31st, 2006, 6:00-8:30pmAppetizers and drinks will be served

Featured Speaker:
Jamie Nast, Author of Idea Mapping

Mindjet Corporation Koshland Building1160 Battery Street, 4th FloorSan Francisco, CA 94111

Register by Tuesday, July 25th

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