Elizabeth Pastor from New York’s founders of SenseMaking, Humantific, leads this inspiring Master Class guaranteed to help you untangle and simplify challenges in today’s complex and fast-paced workplaces.


Overall Master Class Objectives

In these 3 x 20 minute lessons you will learn:

  • how SenseMaking plays an important role in everyday life
  • how to ORGANIZE different types of information
  • how to VISUALIZE different types of information

Lesson 1: Introduction to SenseMaking


  • Introduction to SenseMaking
  • Introduction to Visual SenseMaking
  • Introduction to Visual SenseMaking Skills

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this lesson you will understand:

  • What SenseMaking is in the context of the complex everyday world that we live in today.
  • The historical timeline of the SenseMaking development cycle still underway.
  • How Visual SenseMaking & ChangeMaking can and are being combined to make a better world.

Lesson 2: Introduction to Organize Skill


  • Introduction to Organization Systems
  • Ways to Organize anything
  • How to get started: Organizing Considerations & Tips

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the lesson, you will be able to ORGANIZE different types of information by:

  • Applying the 3 organizing considerations (Content, Purpose and People)
  • Identifying the 1st Level organizing system
  • Selecting the best LATCH organizing framework (Location, Alphabet, Time, Category, Hierarchy)

Lesson 3: Introduction to Visualize Skill


  • Introduction to Visualization
  • Visual Modeling and Visualization
  • How to get started: Turning Words into Pictures

Learning Objectives

At the end of the lesson, you will be able to VISUALIZE different type of information by:

  • Identifying words that trigger visuals in your mind
  • Practicing the 4-step process to turn words and ideas into pictures
  • Using your personal visual toolkit and the LATCH visual frameworks
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Meet The Faculty


Elizabeth Pastor

I’m Elizabeth Pastor your SenseMaking Skills Coach. My passion lies in helping people to learn, understand and make sense of complex situations in new and inclusive ways.

The Future Work Skills Academy Classroom

Academy Master Classes are delivered via the Velpic platform Learning Management System (LMS) . Once enroled you will receive details of your user name and password from Velpic.

Here you can view lessons either from your desktop or via the Velpic Learn Mobile app available on  Google Play and Apple App Store.  The app allows you to play lessons on your mobile device and is great for anywhere, anytime access. Upon successful completion of the module you will receive a certificate celebrating your accomplishment.  For those of you who are enrolled in a group and like to win,  you can also compete with your colleagues for Achievement Badges. Once you complete your lessons they will be available to you in your Academy Library.