Effective Data Visualization

Effective Data Visualization

The Right Chart for the Right Data

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Sage Publications
Written by sought-after speaker, designer, and researcher Stephanie D. H. Evergreen, Effective Data Visualization shows readers how to create Excel charts and graphs that best communicate data findings. This comprehensive how-to guide functions as a set of blueprints—supported by research and the author’s extensive experience with clients in industries all over the world—for conveying data in an impactful way. Delivered in Evergreen’s humorous and approachable style, the book covers the spectrum of graph types available beyond the default options, how to determine which one most appropriately fits specific data stories, and easy steps for making the chosen graph in Excel. 

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Evergreen, a researcher, speaker, and designer, shows readers how to choose the right chart to visualize different types of data using Microsoft Excel. She provides options for showing mean, frequency, and measures of variability; visualizing comparisons; displaying relative performance; showing survey data; visualizing parts of a whole; communicating correlation and regression; visualizing quantitative data; and depicting trends. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, [2017]
ISBN: 9781506303055
Branch Call Number: 302.222 EVE
Characteristics: xiii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


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