drafting slides

I recommend drafting slides away from your desk, and sketching your original ideas on paper. You don’t have to be a modern day Picasso or Rembrandt to sketch out ideas – the goal of sketching is to set you up to design, not to win awards. There are clear advantages to sketching: innovative design ideas are likely to come faster to you and you can work uninterrupted away from your desk, which eliminates ‘switching time’ associated with jumping from one task to the next. Check out the following examples, which show how design ideas: