Welcome to the resources page for How to Recognize and Create Damn Good Job Aids. From this page you can download our presentation and grab copies of sample job aids. The books listed on this page are our go-to references when developing job aids for our clients. And don’t miss Atul Gawande’s TED talk, How We Heal Medicine.

Publicly available job-aids referenced in our presentation: 

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Presentation Slides

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Worksheets we use in our “hands on” version of this session:

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Books We Recommend

Our go-to resources for producing world-class job-aids.

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USCG SOP for Creating Job Aids
Norman, The Psychology Of Everyday Things

Related Resources

Atul Gawande’s TED Talk

Doctor and writer Atul Gawande discusses new ways to approach medicine — with fewer cowboys and more pit crews.

Blog Post

Cowboys, Pit Crews, Doctors and Checklists – A Summary of What We Do — a Peregrine post summarizing key points from Gawande’s TED talk.