Welcome to Tip #1 in my series: 52 tips from The Visual Project Manager.
These tips are focused on all the things that can help you become a Visual Project Manager.
Maybe you know this already:
You should NEVER compromise on equipment.
And the best equipment is the equipment that you use. It doesn't matter what others think or what something cost. If you don't use it, it's worthless.
My main tool: Markers!
When I work with visualising, whether it's visually recording a speech at a conference or a report out at a workshop, or if I'm visually facilitating a group, I'm dependent on my markers performance.
They are my main tool, and they have to do a good job EVERY time.
In my opinion, there's no better marker, than the markers produced and sold by the German company Neuland.
Here are my reasons for using these markers:
These are the sizes I use the most:
I recommend these products, because I think they are the best on the marked for my needs. And I'm happy to call myself a Neuland Ambassador. You can see my recommendations for which markers to start out with, on my Neuland Ambassador microsite.
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