133 – XMind

Back on the list in 2019

XMind is a professional mind mapping tool. It is used  to clarify thinking, manage complex information and run brainstorming sessions.

Website: xmind.net
Cost: Free and premium versions
Availability: Download

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 73
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 

Past Overall Rankings
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Comments from some of those who selected XMInd as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2019

  • “perfect for sorting your thoughts – nice to show and present your thought process – a great place to start any work process – great tool for brainstorming” Content Marketing Manager
  • “Nice visualization, I like that I can sort my thoughts and bring them on paper” HR Manager, Germany
  • “Great mindmap solution” Head of Learning, Germany

Previous comments

  • “Fast learning curve • Inexpensive • Cloud access” Paul G Miehl, Consultant, USA, 2016

A Practical Guide to Mind

Here you will find some links to external resources on how to use Mind for teaching, training, learning and development.

At the bottom of each of the Tools pages there is a section How to use [the tool] for Learning. It provides basic guidance and links to resources on how to use the tool for teaching, training, learning and development.

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