In 2015 I gave a presentation to my fellow Redvespa business analysts called 86 tips for better charts.
The goal of the presentation was to provide simple tips that could applied in their day-to-day work, and to stimulate discussion about what works better than standard Excel defaults.
These tips have been collated into a book, and now contains 100 tips:
The intended audience is those people who occasionally have to present charts and graphs, and don’t have the time to delve head first into the wonderful word of data visualisation.
Of course, I hope that by reading through the tips, you will be encouraged to read more, especially from those authors I refer to in the introduction, such as Alberto Cairo, Stephen Few, Isabel Meirelles and more.