Models and Materials for Systems, Learning and Information Management

Graphics for Thinking and Learning

These materials are to help thinking and learning about business, strategy, supply chains, management of resources, systems, databases, management of various sorts and technology in general. The content presented here is for general use and the graphics are designed as supplements to various subjects I have taught or am currently teaching and researching. Diagrams and graphics are generally helpful for taking into account the general system overview of the subject. They are quite interactive and visual, so will tend to reduce mental load and improve learning and memory. When used properly they can help you integrate the key concepts of relevance to the subject in question. Feel free to browse, download, edit your own versions for your own purposes.


Systems Analysis and Design Related Content

Projects and Requirements Rich Picture

Process Modeling

Data Modeling


Project Management

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1: Overview of Project Management

2: Work Breakdown Structure and Network Diagram

3: Project Management Methodologies


Database Design Related Content

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Overview of Database Design and Management

Lesson 1 Graphic Introduction to DBMS

Lesson 2 Data Modeling (ERDs and RMs)

Lesson 3 Anomalies

3D Graphic for Course Business Scenario 1

Data Modeling Scenario


Supply Chain Management Related Content

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Introduction to OM and SCM

Global Environment

Product Design

Process Design

Process Analysis

Layout Design

Inventory Decisions

MRP Materials Resource Planning

SCM and Outsourcing

Just in Time and Lean Production

Quality Decisions


Strategy Related Content

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Strategy Induction

Elizabeth Grocery

PESTLE and 5 Forces

Scenario Planning

Scenario Grid from Class

Template and Tips on Scenario Analysis

McDonalds and VRIO Model

Strategy Model Templates

Advice Graphics Assignment2


Simulation Related Content

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Simulation Overview Graphic

Simulation Concepts and Reflections

Strategy Models and Factors


Entrepreneurship Related Content

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Entrepreneurialism Resources

Assignment 1 Entrepreneurial Character Reflection

Entrepreneurial Character Traits

Business Plan Elements

B-School 2 easyJet and LUSH cases


Leading and Managing Organisational Resources (LMOR) Related Content

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Schedule Timeline

1 Corporate Governance, Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Ethics

2 Leadership

3 Consolidation

4 Performance and Productivity

5 Organisational Culture, Power and Politics


Future of Work and Management Related Content

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W1: Uncertainty, trends and the Future

W2: Future proofing work with human capabilities

W3: Promoting Talent and Career Development

W4: Managing and work in the digital age

W5: Health and Well-being in the Workplace