A cool word with important implications.
"Doodling" is often perceived as wasteful and a reflection of boredom. But Sunni Brown gave a fun presentation at the TED Conference in March 2011, promoting the importance and benefits of doodling:
If you're not familiar with TED, the letters stand for Technology, Entertainment, Design; and the conferences have become a worldwide phenomenon for exchanging innovative ideas.
Perhaps we should all doodle a bit more!