...but I'm finding that Free Mind mapping much more nearly reflects how my brain works than do outlines or other forms of conventional thought organization. Also, I'm able to drop back into it, see my errors, and remedy them easily. This is in part, of course, due to the match between Free Mind and my brain, but also due to Free Mind being easy to use.
So...so far, I'm charmed.
What I'm doing with it is organizing thoughts for a comprehensive training program and book regarding recruiting employees, my business. I'm been progressing slowly, in part because of how ()*&^(*&% long it's taking me to organize the material. This is helping a lot.