The Power of Visual Note Taking with Mike Rohde

Mike Rohde on Unmistakable Creative Feb 2nd 2015


Mike Rohde found himself incredibly frustrated with his note taking efforts. Instead of trying to capture all of the information he was hearing ,he decided focus on capturing only those things that were most meaningful to him, and add visual elements to his notes. The result was sketch noting. 

  • Tapping into your desire to see something exist in the world
  • The intersection of community and creativity 
  • How to create your very own logbook 
  • Embracing an experimental mindset 
  • Bringing constraints into your work in order to produce your best work
  • Why moving from digital to analog forces your mind to slow down 
  • Developing your capacity to capture and observe
  • Focusing on the most meaningful information in content you consume 


The Sketchnote Handbook

The Sketchnote Workbook

Sketchbook School

Creating a Logbook 

Presentation Zen 



The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future

The Five Minute Journal 


A lot of times having limitations allows you to be creative in different ways

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