I have not completed this article. It is inspired by some of the ideas of Stuart Kaufmann
Mind maps are icing on an empty cake drum.
Mind map "islands"
Clusters around words - careers, names, related stuff, images, documents, websites, news items, blogs, authors, experts – 3 levels of relationship (notes from LaVerne)
Mind maps w AI
Organize and digest content, not static, adapt to goals
Objects endowed with intelligence - goal to complete their dossier and relationships
Objects become agents
Use idea boards to focus attention around stated goal
Verticals: Investigating; Prospecting; Story-telling; Decision-making