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Tiny Soapbox methodology helps relieve information overload

uglyresearchlogoTracy Allison Altman From Ugly Research discusses her approach to reducing information overload and bringing focus to innovative ideas

The Tiny Soapbox guiding principles are:

  1. Build a better soapbox. An explanation shouldn’t look like an ordinary sentence:
    Visual clues should indicate what’s being explained. (This is where the art comes in.)
  2. Make the connection. People should have a systematic way of explaining: To show
    how they believe two or more things are related, and explain why using data, research,
    hands-on experience, and other evidence. (This is the science part.)
  3. Be quick about it. People’s explanations should be condensed so their key points
    are emphasized. (This is the “tiny” part.)

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