Monthly archive for April2013

Dataviz Challenge #2: How to Make a Basic Bar Chart

Dataviz Challenge #2: How to Make a Basic Bar Chart

Two weeks ago, I challenged readers to re-create the “after” version of a basic bar chart. You can read the full post here. Congratulations to the 9 winners: Molly Hamm, David Napoli, Susan Kistler, Jon Schwabish, Ethan, Mike, Sara Vaca, Samantha Grant, and Kevin Gilds! You’ve…

Continue reading →

Dataviz Challenge #2: Can You Make a Basic Bar Chart?

Dataviz Challenge #2: Can You Make a Basic Bar Chart?

The first dataviz challenge was a hit! A few of you wanted to participate but weren’t ready to jump into a challenge that required so much Excel elbow grease. So, this second challenge is geared towards beginners like you. Once I build your foundational skills,…

Continue reading →

The Best Ignite Presentations are when the Presenter Stumbles Over Words

The Best Ignite Presentations are when the Presenter Stumbles Over Words

Ignite sessions… a presentation format started by O’Reilly that I thought would never stick around. The more I conduct my own presentations, I feel as though the audience engagement and personal enthusiasm is a direct reflection of my content. If this theory holds true, then…

Continue reading →