How to Create Compelling Charts in Excel

A good chart can “land” you the client, separate you from other vendors, or make your message to management extremely persuasive.  Some people have an intuitive eye for what looks good, but when we see someone put a bunch of numbers on a slide, we know they need help.

We have some simple rules and steps for creating charts.  Some of these details are in an earlier post. This VIDEO shows you EXACTLY how to create good Microsoft Excel charts.  Here is part 1 of a 3 part series on how to create compelling charts in Excel.  Enjoy!

Bar Chart

Watch Chart Challenge Part 1

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What other steps should be included?  Please share with the community in the comments.

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