Tag: storytelling

October 18, 2017 · Avory Faucette

Course: Intro to Data Visualization

Cost: $125 NTEN member/$250 nonmember

Have you ever received a pile of raw survey data, only to scratch your head at how to turn it into the 5-minute visual presentation your board demands? This software-agnostic course will help you focus on what actually matters in a set of data—and then turn interesting features of that data into clear, compelling visualizations that require little explanation.

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An illustration showing several different methods of visualizing data, such as column charts, graphs, and pie charts.
November 22, 2016 · Rella Kaplowitz

3 Tips for Using Data To Tell Your Story, Ethically

Data is an incredibly valuable tool, and as with any tool, we have an ethical responsibility to use it correctly. When it comes to using data for storytelling, we must find a way to be persuasive without being deceptive. »
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June 7, 2016 · George Weiner

The Pain and Poetry of Building a Platform

Roland opened my eyes to the fact that three out of five U.S. prisoners are illiterate. I opened his eyes to the power of web platforms to scale and talked him out of building an app. »