This book by Common Craft founder Lee LeFever is a simple guide to turning complex ideas into easy-to-understand explanations. Learn the strategies that. The Art of Explanation is for business people, educators and influencers who “Chief Explainer” Lee LeFever with his book The Art of Explanation: Making. Lee LeFever. Art Explanation Lee LeFever is the co-founder of Common Craft and author of The Art of Explanation. Since , Common Craft.
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People love to learn via pictures. Sincethe company has won numerous awards and has created explanations for the world’s most respected brands, including Intel, Google, Dropbox, and Ford.
No trivia or quizzes yet. I think there is similarity between LeFever’s original task of explaining technical developments to non-technical folks and the task of Christians to explain aspects of Christianity. These videos went viral inand due to all this pioneering work someone by Wiley approached him about the idea of writing a book.
Feb 11, Dmitry Kuriakov rated it it was ok Shelves: Which, yet again, is not to say that this book was worthless. IN both cases, the “explainers” are perceived as living on another planet. It was pretty good, but I think it could have been much shorter. Great explaners have the ability to lffever themselves in another person’s shoes and communicate from that perspective. The author, as he himself analogizes, kind of left me standing by the side of the pool instead of helping me to jump in.
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You are currently using the site but have requested a page in the site. Packaging ideas focus on a few elements: I picked up this book to improve work around client deliverables and explanations and really enjoyed it. In my work, I’m often asked to explain software limitations to angry doctors and hospital executives. I don’t have three weeks to refine a simplified message for my audience, and the possible result of annoying the more advanced audience members is that nothing ever gets done because we never talk about the true nature of the issue.
Lee can be found in Seattle, Washington, with his wife and business partner, Sachi, and their dog, Bosco, a fine swimmer. Learn explanation basics, what causes them to fail and how to les explanation problems. But as a professional who works with explanations daily, I found it to be more general than I expected and less specifically helpful. Tye do great explainers have in common: Your email address will not be published.
I found this book helpful to explain explaining to Christian religious educators, who, at times, need to explain Christian teaching.
The Art of Explanation: Making your Ideas, Products, and Services Easier to Understand
Explanagion a way to explain ghe effectively, we limit its ability to spread. It works in all areas of life! His book is now available for download in multiple digital formats as a Soundview Executive Book Summary. The intent of an explanation is to increase understanding. Even if you don’t learn any new techniques or ideas by reading this, it still makes you more mindful of how you explain.
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105. Lee LeFever: The Art of Explanation
You will learn to: May 06, Manel Pique rated it really liked it Shelves: This changes how you think about ties. The Art of Explanation is for business people, educators and influencers who want to improve their explanation Your guide to becoming an explanation specialist. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. We want conflict and characters. An explanation describes facts in a way that makes them understandable.
Today, Common Craft’s mission is to make the world a more understandable place to live and work by inspiring and equipping professionals to become explanation specialists.
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Mar 23, Susan rated it really liked it. I’m not saying it didn’t have good points and thought-provoking pieces to it, but I spent money on a book about explaining and got a book that I probably could have written myself. The Art of Explanation is for business people, educators and influencers who want to improve their explanation skills and start solving explanation problems.
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