Changing the State of Education

11-18-2013 | Ann Smith | Visual Thinking, Vision
On October 26, an esteemed group of leaders from urban education, industry, universities, government, foundations and trade associations gathered at West P
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Brainstorming on Brainstorming

10-29-2013 | Maia Garau | Vision
The concept of brainstorming, now mainstream in many organizations, originated in the 1940s and has gained momentum over the years as part of the broader t
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10 Tips for Running a Successful Workshop 1

09-22-2013 | Ann Smith | Vision
A workshop can be a very powerful tool for collaboratively sharing information, generating new ideas, and/or aligning people on goals. One of the keys to r
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Visual Facilitation

07-29-2013 | Boris Chen | Vision
With the pace of innovation and competition getting faster and faster, we know that it is becoming ever more critical to solve complex business problems in
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The Making of an Identity

06-20-2013 | Ann Smith | Vision
In mid-May two Portland-based XPLANErs traveled to Dakar, Senegal, to conduct a two-day Discovery session with the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Centr
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Putting the Spotlight on Teradata’s Competitive Edge

05-28-2013 | Ann Smith | Vision
Teradata is the world’s leading analytic data solutions company. From its inception, the company has had a different way of seeing the problem of dat
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Communicating Intent and Impact

01-30-2013 | Ann Smith | Vision
A large global restaurant franchise recently needed to develop a new IT plan that would support the company’s restaurants around the world for the ne
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AkzoNobel Business Unit Selects XPLANE to Improve Global Integrated Supply Chain

10-15-2012 | Ann Smith | Vision
AkzoNobel (AKZA.AS), the largest global paint and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, has tapped XPLANE to define the future of i
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