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Source: Pixabay Time is a very valuable resource. It can neither be bought, nor borrowed, nor saved for later. You can only learn to plan it efficiently to get the most out of it. Time management is not just a skill. It is the skeleton holding your success. Lack of time is often a major obstacle to the full implementation of ideas. Of course, you can find many books and courses devoted to time management. But the irony is that busy people can rarely find the time to read thick books or attend training sessions. So in this article, we will tell you about the most forceful planning techniques that helped many people effectively arrange their everyday workflow. The Pomodoro Technique This time management method is very simple. Its author…

Back in the day, students had to wake up early and catch a bus to earn an education. These days, they simply roll out of bed and log on to a computer. It’s not necessarily easier. It’s just different. With these differences come new challenges. For example, it’s extremely difficult for many students to engage with virtual classroom settings. If you’re an online teacher, you know what we’re talking about. Fortunately, there are things you can do to ensure your class engages with and learns something from your lessons. Keep on reading to discover seven student engagement strategies you can use to improve your teaching abilities. What is Student Engagement? Student engagement refers to the level of interest a student shows in the learning process. Highly engaged students will be…

Depending on the type of work you do, being productive and remaining motivated throughout the day might be a challenging task. It can definitely be achieved, as long as you follow some sort of routine that allows you to bring your best self at work. In this post, we’re going to dive deep into being productive and making the most of your day by highlighting some important and useful tips. These are the tips we’re taking you through: Set goals on a monthly basisPlan your personal and professional activitiesStay away from distractionsUse your productive hours wiselyUse asynchronous communicationUse the right collaboration tools Plus a few more. Without further ado, let’s get started! Table of contents Tip #1: Set Goals on a Monthly Basis Tip #2: Plan Your Personal and Professional…

As you are reading this blog, I trust that you are familiar with Mindomo’s Online Mind Map program. It is a great tool. I also suspect that it is not much about the theory behind mind mapping you know. Not to worry. Below I will give a brief intro to the history of mind mapping, some mind mapping rules of thumb, teach you how to utilize both sides of your brain and how to increase your memory by using  mind maps. A brief history of Mindmapping Nowadays, Tony Buzan is recognized as the guy who took the mind mapping thinking and made it mainstream. But mind mapping stems from a long tradition of alternative thinkers, including Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein and many more. What they all had in common…

Please allow me to first introduce myself. I’ve been using mind mapping for 6 years now and have specialized on software such as: Freemind and Freeplane. In 2008, I started my own blog.  Today, after several years of practice, I am a trainer in this domain and I had the privilege to write my first book ” Mind Mapping: transform your ideas into project with Freeplane”.  The launching of this book took place 2 weeks ago and it is this book that stands at the origin of this post.  In my book I also included Mindomo especially in the part dedicated to the relationship between Freeplane and the other Mind-Mapping softwares.

The team of Mindomo suggested I should write a post regarding my impressions on Mindomo and how I use it.   The main ideas that I will focus on refer to: Why is Mindomo one of the best current solutions for beginners in Mind-Mapping ? Why is Mindomo an atypical mind-mapping software in the light of its features? Why does Mindomo know how to benefit from the advantage of being an online software application?

Why Mindomo is one of the best current solutions for beginners?