April 20, 2005

News & Opinion: Another Way to Retain What You Have Read

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 8:18 PM – Filed under: Management & Workplace Culture

John uses dog-ears. Bren uses a pen. Jack uses those little Avery sticky tabs.

I thought this was another interesting idea.

Prashanth Rai at Lets Talk is mindmapping his way through Winning by Jack Welch. He is listening to the book via and is taking notes as he goes.

Here is his mindmap of Chapter 1.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.