Lisa Nelson loves combining art with life.
She is the CEO and Visual Strategist of See in Colors where she captures conversations with hand-drawn pictures. By using the power of visuals, Lisa helps to bring key points and ideas to the surface. Her visual summaries cover topics ranging from business and leadership to community and faith. Her work has been featured in Entrepreneur with over 3500 social media shares. Lisa has helped a variety of organizations use the power of visuals. Some of her clients include Dell, Ogilyy, Montgomery County Maryland, and the Texas Conference of Women.
She is a native New Yorker and a graduate of Howard University. She is a member of the International Forum of Visual Practitioners and is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
Her favorite quote is “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” – Henry David Thoreau
Lisa shares her collection of visual summaries on her blog: http://seeincolors.com
Questions I Asked Lisa:
- What is See in Colors and how do you bring life to the marketplace?
- How did you manage to get into this type of work?
- Can you share a little about some of the projects you’ve worked on?
- What types of companies or businesses can benefit from the type of work you’re doing?
- What are your plans for the future of your business?
What You’ll Learn From This Episode:
- How Lisa incorporates visual thinking in her day-to-day life.
- The surprising advantages of doodling while in a meeting or conversation.
- The benefits of graphic recording.
- How Lisa fosters communication within and outside of organizations.