Mind Map

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Mind Map

n
(Education) trademark a diagrammatic method of representing ideas, with related concepts arranged around a core concept
[C20: created by US academic Tony Buzan (born 1942)]
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A simple and useful tool for this step is the "mind map," aka an idea map or cluster diagram.
I used the Idea Map and projected it from my computer onto a large screen in my room.
Japan, for example, contributes the Lotus Blossom Technique ("petals" of ideas clustered around a single core and spreading out) and the Mitsubishi Brainstorming Method (which includes a group idea map for visualizing input).