Brandy Agerbeck's comprehensive, online course teaching you everything you need to know about the skills, mindset, role, and responsibilities of working as a professional graphic facilitator, graphic recorder or scribe.
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This online course contains 20+ hours of video lessons over 1 orientation module and 5 content-rich modules. The videos are the core of the course, with suggested Practice Builders, Guiding Questions, and supplemental PDFs.
Here's the contents of the course:
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Video 1 | 13:04
Welcome to Gold Star Graphic Facilitation
Video 2 | 37:55
Graphic Facilitation and Your Success Factors
4 pointers and a rule of thumb to carry forward throughout the course and your career.
Video 3 | 7:39
The 1 Thing You Should Be Doing on EVERY Project
This work is intense enough -- this simple habit will ease your path.
Video 4 | 36:49
Graphic Facilitation Project Map
A graphic facilitation project process from initial lead to final invoice. 📂
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Video 1 | 8:24
Introduction to Guiding Principles
Video 2 | 48:00
3 Critical Skills + 1 Vital Trait
What it takes to excel as a graphic facilitator.
Video 3 | 21:28
We never enter this work at square one. Brandy shares her story.
Video 4 | 27:44
Process Over Product
Why drawing as a verb' is far more vital than the final drawing we make.
Video 5 | 59:06
Spotlight On Your Work
To best serve the group, set yourself up to be seen.
Video 6 | 51:23
Right Tools for the Job
Both Brandy's choices and useful criteria for the materials we master. 📃
This module unlocks 7 days after your registration date.
Video 1 | 9:47
Introduction to Listening
Video 2 | 38:25
Recognizing the benefits and pitfalls of our role as outsider and witness.
Video 3 | 19:34
Stop + Listen
You are not a recording device! How to stay present with your fellow human beings.
Video 4 | 15:55
What We Listen for When We Listen
Five layers of listening in our distinct role as graphic facilitators.
Video 5 | 50:50
Field Guide to Speakers
Patterns in how people speak and suggestions on how to best capture them.
Video 6 | 17:48
Capturing Content vs. Capturing Process
When we need to get "meta" and capture both message and methodology.
This module unlocks 14 days after your registration date.
Video 1 | 9:00
Introduction to Thinking
Video 2 | 20:55
Size of Ideas: You
Your ability to process and organize in real-time.
Video 3 | 19:30
Size of Ideas: Group
How individual voices fit together.
Video 4 | 20:05
Size of Ideas: Drawing
Visual choices in making physical drawings.
Video 5 | 42:05
Shape of Conversation
Join an imaginary meeting to see the different shapes of our capture.
Video 6 | 23:01
The Visual Organization Scale
Banish words vs. images binary thinking with Brandy's model of spatial organization levels.
Video 7 | 23:01
Placing Bets on Structure
Creating "scaffolding" in your chart design leading to more integrated images.
This module unlocks 21 days after your registration date.
Video 1 | 9:46
Introduction to Drawing
Video 2 | 26:58
Every Mark has Meaning
A deep dive into our visual choices and how they bring value to our clients.
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The Essential 8
Step-by-step walk through of the drawings elements that build our charts.
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Idea + Image
Icons, visual structures, metaphor -- the role of pictorial imagery within our role.
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Your Visual Vocabulary
Actively developing your own unique visual voice.
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Making new meaning from what we capture in the moment.
This module unlocks 28 days after your registration date.
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Introduction to In the Room
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Prepping for Success
From research to prep call to pre-gig jitters to what you wear -- getting ready to rock and roll.
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Paper Wrangling Rodeo
It is noisy, wrinkle-ready and unruly. Here's how to tame paper all through the project. 📃
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Your Presence is Powerful
How we stand or move has an impact; take care of yourself as you take care of the group.
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Seamless Team Member
How to flow and fit with the client team, even if they don't know what to do with us. 📂
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When Things Go Sideways
Keeping yourself all right when it goes wrong. (And it will. Humans are involved.)
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Filling Your Toolbox
Opportunities to deepen your knowledge and strengthen your skills.
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Final Pep Talk
High fives and a boost whenever you need it.
These two lessons focus on working on paper. Every other lesson applies to any drawing surface, physical or digital.
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