Visualizing Colloboration and Workflow

I have a seen a lot of bad diagrams and schematics for collaboration and workflow, I am sure you have too. Here is one I like but it’s basis in I Ching. The reason I like this depiction is that

  1. It has a globe behind it, so it looks “global”
  2. It has steps or phases as roman numerals (labels)
  3. It has numbers for a sequence of operations
  4. It has a touch color, but not a lot.
  5. The color appears to highlight states that are “important” (red docs)


While the rectangles appear to be documents, making this look useful and familiar, in fact they are I Ching symbols.



I-Ching: The way of enlightenment through the hexagrams

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