Draw your problem

Your hand, a pen and some paper are your greatest problem-solving tools

Katie McCurdy
Jan 2 · 9 min read

How do you draw your problem?

It can and should be ugly.

Off-screen is best.


Example 1: Prioritizing customers


Example 2: Workshop Agenda

Example 3: Travel Itinerary

Photo by Nick Perez, taken at Matsumoto Castle

Every problem can benefit from drawing.



Pictal Health

Turning health histories into visual stories

Katie McCurdy

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Designer and researcher focusing on healthcare; founder of Pictal Health; autoimmune patient; chocolate-eater. katiemccurdy.com and pictalhealth.com

Pictal Health

Turning health histories into visual stories