2017-Jun-14

Mental clarity - 3 Levels of Focus

Everybody is going crazy these times. Stressed out and 0% productive. It has shown to me that mental clarity and especially mental health are crucial success factors to perform on a high level. Working visually can help us.
2017-May-02

Media Leader with knowledge from history!

He is one of the most important media builders in germany. Even though his publications can not be attributed to high culture, his path to success is characterized by classical knowledge from history.
2017-Mar-31

Pokémon Go Business Model Case

Pokémon Go is a nice example to show some important business model mechanics in place. I'll explain this case with the help of the "Business Model Canvas" - the tool created by Alex Osterwalder and his team
2017-Mar-09

Holger's default pens for sketchnoting

In my Visual Thinking Trainings people keep asking about my pen setup when working in my sketchbooks. That's why I decided to create this blog post as reference for people to look it up. 
2017-Jan-18

World Sketchnote Day 2017 Challenge

We partnered up with our friends at Sketchnote Army for the World Sketchnote Day 2017 and created the challenge "How do you define digital sktechnoting?"
2016-Dec-04

Top 4 questions - Drawing live with the iPad Pro

"What App are you using? How can you possibly do that? Is this a normal iPad Pro? Do you use prepared drawings for this?" I can't tell you how often I had to answer these questions. Actually so often that I thought I should write some of my answers down.
2016-Nov-23

Save the sheep - Release - Lasso Tool

Something we waited for desperately – now it's here, live. Selecting free form on your drawings. Transform the selection, move it around, flip it like you ca.
2016-Oct-05

Holger's Favorite Books

This a list of Holger's favorite books for #workvisual #sketchnotes #visualthinking #bmgen #vpdesign #strategy #leanstartup and #innovation
2016-Aug-16

The WorkVisual Exporter is back from Dev-Nirvana

In the best spirit of Lean Startup we created an experiment – Renderings as a service – and we failed. It was not the thing you as users seem to wait for. Instead it turned many off. That's a big learning, wow. 
2016-Jul-08

Sketchnote of travel belongings

Give me a bag and I will overload it — it's been like it forever. Inspired by some posts out there I did a sketch of my belongings. The smallest amount of things I carry with me for a job if you like.
2016-Jul-05

How the WorkVisual Institute was born

Developing and executing a business model portfolio strategy. Here's the next step of the journey to my vision to scale knowledge sharing, developing ideas and create value.
2016-Jul-04

The story behind the curtains

What the hell is the new price about? How come? Take the time to read the story of developing an app, serving a higher good and wrestling with day to day.
2016-May-25

Become part of our extended team!

I think – that’s Holger writing – that you as colleagues and users have far more potential to think of improvements for the WorkVisual App than me and my small team alone.
2016-Mar-17

Apple Pencil Integration

Finally! We’ve got the Apple Pencil integration on the iPad Pro online. If you have the App, you’ll have it with the current update. So grab yours!
2016-Feb-06

Fun while integrating the Apple Pencil

We had some fun, testing the pressure sensitivity of the Apple Pencil on the iPad Pro recently. See how Beni – our beloved master illustrator – is playing around with a stegosaurus. 😀
2016-Jan-31

How to draw a horse

Here something not to serious but as well worth reflecting on. The video shows Holgers daughter (seven years old) drawing a horse with the App.
2016-Jan-09

World Sketchnote Day 2016

On January 11th, 2016 thousands of sketchnoters worldwide celebrated the “World Sketchnote Day 2016” which is facilitated by Sketchnote Army.
2015-Dec-23

Merry Christmas!

Hey there, we’re pausing for this year now. Six month live laying behind us. We’re happy and proud. Thankful for all your patience, engagement and feedbacks! Thank you.
2015-Dec-07

Holger’s Standard Settings

People often ask me, which brushes I use and how they can set them for themselves. That’s why I created this short presentation.
2015-Apr-01

The truth in you

Sometimes people ask me: “How can you understand all of this and remember all that important things that were said?” And that’s …
2014-Jul-22

Live Stream Graphic Recording

We had the chance to provide a graphic recording of a public event via live stream. And this is the way I want to share this experience with you.
2013-Oct-08

Summer break

The first half of this year 2013 is over. It was filled up with a lot of interesting conversations with people, great projects and challenges.
2013-Oct-07

Mavia – passion for impact

 “Mavia- passion for impact” is a Zurich-based start-up with big ambitions. The two entrepreneurs that founded the company are both equally …
2013-Oct-04

Workshop WSES 2011

I hosted a session on visual thinking in creation and collaboration for a sustainable future, I was part of a panel discussion and talked …