What do you like best?
Thousands of images grouped in cotextual groups - easy to use & quick implementation
interactive elements, like gauges, chart, diagrams
drawing tools with vertex operations
flowcharting with RapidDraw option
integration with ConceptDraw MindMap & Project
great support from the Vendor
flowchart options (time saver) - Rapid Draw, Chain, Tree, Clone, Snap
connecting objects - smart + run around object option
What do you dislike?
It would be interesting to see even more integration options with MS Excel - it's possible to play with data in cells but I hope it will be more flexible soon.
Recommendations to others considering the product
great value: investment vs what You get
easy to use
many updates & improvements
excellent support from the vendor
import & export options - very important IMO (PowerPoint,Visio,SWF,PDF,images,html,SVG,...)
integration with ConceptDraw Office - data exchange with MindMap & Project - different views of same data with visual development opportunity (images & diagramming options)
What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?
* process mapping
* creating creative presentations
* business strategy visualization
* creating interactive reports & dashboard
* presenting sales stages in visual way - easy to understand & develop with new details
* creating HR documentation as support for new employees
* presenting data flow, stages in many contexts
* timeline creation for specific topics
* presentations with quick visual Q&A sessions
* driving creative meetings - developing business ideas with visual support on the screen
* creating manuals for employees - how to