Posts Tagged 'graphic recording'


Written on February 26, 2012 at 10:11 am

Graphic Recording of Epilepsy Youth Foundation Definition of Leadership

I had the honor of facilitating a weekend leadership retreat with national reps from the Epilepsy Foundation Youth Leadership group.

I am touched, and educated by these young leaders. Please educate yourself about seizure first aid and find out the truth about epilepsy.

These 18-24 yr olds came up with this leadership poster.



Allison Crow, M.Ed., is a sought-after intuitive life and business coach, inspirational speaker, and visual facilitator. She is Chief Creative, Head Coach,  and Founder of Crow Hill Conversations & Soul-Full Living, LLC. 

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Two ways, 11.4 reasons visual thinking and large scale graphics work like magic for your meetings.

Written on May 9, 2011 at 8:01 pm

Visual Thinking- What is so meaningful about Graphic Recording and Facilitation

1.  Just a few (there are many more than listed here) reasons visual thinking works so well. Uses both the left and right sides of the brain, also called “whole-brain” thinking, or ambidextrous thinking that lead to:

  • better overall retention
  • greater comprehension
  • enhanced overall learning
  • creates collective learning through shared learning

It captures attention…literally draws your eye to important points.

2. Stimulates creativity & imagination.
3.  Good ideas are never lost.
4.  Participants feel heard and enjoy seeing their input recorded
5.  Keeps a record of decisions and priorities.
6.  Captures metaphors and stories.
7.  Captures the ESSENCE and details …

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viz notes from Jay & Ben’s KLOUT session

Written on March 31, 2011 at 6:15 pm

Graphic Recording KLOUT ipad Ben Kinney Jay Papasan by Allison Crow

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viz-notes from Daniel Pink Keynote

Written on March 31, 2011 at 5:15 pm

Graphic Recording done in ipad of Daniel Pink Dive Speech by Allison Cro

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featured article from christina merkley

Written on March 18, 2011 at 3:16 pm


I wanted to share this stellar supportive article from one of my coaches.  After leaving a full time salaried position as a local real-estate-office-coach in March of 2009, I stumbled upon a blog post by Christina Merkley.  I like to say I “met” Christina that day…when in actuality, I didn’t meet her face to face until May of 2010.

When I read that first post…the light bulb went off!!!!..  and I have worked with her closely since  that day. Her classes and coaching have helped me successfully launch and grow Crow Hill Conversations.

Her article posted below, and reprinted with

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