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Entries Tagged as 'entrepreneurship'

Playing around with Expansive, a cloud based, collaborative, whiteboard app

April 1st, 2015 · Comments Off

Sketchnotes of the Initiafy pitch I recently tested out a social whiteboarding app called Expansive, creating real-time sketchnotes during pitches by startups. The pitches were delivered at a Digital Irish event, a regular meetup of Irish expatriate tech entrepreneurs in NYC. Expansive is an iPad app, which is designed for multiple collaborators to contribute at […]

Tags: creativity · entrepreneurship · graphic faciliation · graphic recording · Public Speaking · visual facilitation

Come say Hi at (re)Present Yourself: Mastering Visual Communication & Presentations

January 14th, 2014 · Comments Off

(Visual notes from a workshop on using stories for business communication) Want to learn more about the ins and outs of putting together solid presentations and the importance of visual communication to branding? Or just want to say hi? Register for this free event: (re)Present Yourself: Mastering Visual Communication & Presentations at the Center for […]

Tags: biz · building a better talkshow · entrepreneurship · marketing · Public Speaking · Uncategorized

Nate Cooper of Simple Labs Interviews Me on “How To Use Your Creativity to Make Sense of a Varied Career “

November 21st, 2013 · Comments Off

Nice interview of me by Nate Cooper of Simple Labs on how I use my visual communication skills to turn my varied career into something coherent, where my varied interests and experiences become an asset to myself and to clients. Read it here: Jonny Goldstein on why it’s OK to be dash-shaped and figure out […]

Tags: creativity · drawings · entrepreneurship · jonny in the media · personal meanderings · self-portraits · Uncategorized

Ready to Rock the Whiteboard? Workshop, Mon, Nov 19, in Philly.

November 9th, 2012 · Comments Off

Want to Rock the Whiteboard? Listen to what other people have to say about how I helped them rock. “Very helpful. During the session we found creative solutions to the challenges posed by the path we chose. It was great!” Carlos Guestrin, Co-founder, Flashgroup Armed with a shared visual vocabulary, we were able to practice […]

Tags: biz · coaching · drawings · entrepreneurship · graphic faciliation · indy hall · making the world a better place · People Who Rock · Public Speaking · teaching · Uncategorized · visual facilitation

Magazine Cover—Jonny Style

July 8th, 2010 · Comments Off

Got some pleasant news a few days ago when I learned my large scale visual notes were being used as a magazine cover illustration. The backstory: My friends at ImageThink asked me to represent them by providing Graphic Recording at the March 2010 Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum in Philadelphia. People at this event shared ideas […]

Tags: biz · comics · creativity · drawings · drawings of the week · entrepreneurship · graphic recording · images · jonny in the media · marketing · media musings · People Who Rock · PR · Uncategorized

Keeping it Visual at the 140 Characters Conference, NYC

April 16th, 2010 · Comments Off

I am delighted that I will be taking visual notes at the 2010 140 Characters Conference, as I did last year. Only this year, on the first day, I will be creating the notes on an iPad that award winning digital agency R/GA is sponsoring me with. Since the conference is about the business and […]

Tags: biz · comics · creativity · Digitized With Jonny Goldstein · drawings · education · entrepreneurship · graphic faciliation · images · making the world a better place · marketing · media musings · mobile media · People Who Rock · Performance · PR · Public Speaking

Speaking at the GigabitPhilly Press Conference

April 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment

I was proud to have the opportunity to speak at a press conference at City Hall on the topic of Philadelphia’s request for Google to install an ultra high speed data network here in Philly. That is Mayor Nutter looking at me as I share my thoughts on why Philly would be an ideal testbed […]

Tags: contests · entrepreneurship · Good Causes · images · indy hall · making the world a better place · nptech · People Who Rock · personal meanderings · PR · Public Speaking · small business

VizThink Philly 4: A Visual Approach to Public Speaking. Sept 14, 2009.

September 1st, 2009 · Comments Off

At this month’s VizThink, veteran public speaker, Jonny Goldstein (that’s me), will show you how to use visual thinking to create and deliver a powerful presentation. Afterward, we will head somewhere nearby for some food and drink. YOU MUST RSVP BEFORE FRIDAY, NOON, SEPT 11, in order to attend the Monday, Sept 14, event. Otherwise […]

Tags: artteacher · biz · creativity · drawings · education · emceeing · entrepreneurship · graphic faciliation · images · jonny in the media · marketing · Performance · Public Speaking · small business · television · Thanks · visual facilitation

A great way to learn fast and deeply: scan a blog from beginning to end.

February 17th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Recently, I decided to combine my interests in teaching, media making, writing, and drawing to create a business where I make explanatory videos. Luckily for me, Le Lefever, of Common Craft, has documented his process of making explanatory videos in detail on the Common Craft blog. Here’s the video that started it all for Common […]

Tags: biz · creativity · education · entrepreneurship · graphic faciliation · marketing · media musings

My new glasses, and what it all means

January 22nd, 2009 · 5 Comments

1. Via the magic of the interwebs, I was able to get a new pair of prescription glasses with designer (that’s Gucci to you!) frames for a fraction of what it would have cost to get the most basic specs from an optician. The lenses were made in Pakistan. The lenses AND frames set me […]

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