Why language skills and words also matter when communicating actionable insights. Why data leaders need to master words as well as statistics
How watching the film “Don’t look up” inspired analyst Tristan Mobbs to spot these lessons for analysts in the art of data storytelling.
How a podcast and two recommended books got me thinking about why meetings should start in silence. Here’s the case for changing your meetings
A review of the engaging Timeline of World History from Useful Charts. Exploring what to expect and the lessons it has for data visualisers.
A review of “Seeing with Fresh Eyes” the latest book from Edward Tufte. How this artist reveals the seeing & conscience you need for data viz.
Continuing our story of how Anna learns to make a bigger difference as an analyst in a business. In chapter 3, she helps Max achieve buy-in.
Harry Powell tackles the critical issue of how leaders behave when being presented to. Improve your behaviour with his half-third-sixth model
A call to data & analytics leaders to remember your audience don’t understand Statistics. Resources to help you overcome this comms challenge.
I share 3 practical tips for presenting in your business, from personal experience. The importance of focusing on memory, backup & topicality
Part 2 of two-part series of advice from experience of presenting in business, including the tip to just have a friendly chat with a viewer.