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The Back of a Napkin...

Often times we spend significant time caught up with diagrams and illustrations of our enterprise technology architectures, patterns, and concepts. Most recently a couple of us have been spending time on some diagrams to help illustrate the concept of a content management bus to help a large organization better share and tag their content. It’s definitely an critical and fun skill. A former collegue, Dan Roam, has just published a book, The Back of the Napkin: Solving Problems and Selling Ideas with Pictures. Having worked with Dan for years, I can tell you his ability to use visual thinking to help communicate complex business and technology concepts is┬ájust incredible. I just ordered a couple of copies and I am eagerly awaiting them from Amazon. Especially since I’d love some ideas on how to better help folks think about this content services bus we are working on:)…