Readers: Previously, The Financial Times Graphics team created the Visual Vocabulary to help provide us good choices when we need to create data visualizations. From Dr. Andrew Abela, who in 2009 released his diagram, titled “Chart Suggestion—A Thought Starter” to Stephen Few who has provided us chart choice guidance over the years, we have been searching for the grail or wisdom […]

Readers: Today, I am blogging my roundtable discussion with Bridget Cogley and Joshua Milligan. Bridget Cogley Bridget started her professional career as an American Sign Language interpreter.  She loved it, did a fair bit of medical and post-secondary interpreting, and enjoyed analyzing language.  Bridget feels it set the stage for what she does now. Since interpreting, […]

Readers: Today, I am featuring an interview with Lilach Manheim. Lilach is an analyst within the Business Analytics team at Ready Logistics, a transportation logistics company. She holds a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science with a focus on user-centered information design and a Bachelor’s degree in Art History. Lilach’s work has been featured […]

Readers: I have been a big fan of Stephen Few for many years. It was over a decade ago that I attended my first workshop with him in San Diego, California at TDWI. Through his web site, Perceptual Edge. I have followed Steve’s work over the years ( actually even before the workshop) and even […]

Readers: I was in Portland, Oregon last week attending three data visualization workshops by industry expert, Stephen Few. I was very excited to be sitting at the foot of the master for three days and soak in all of this great dataviz information. Last Thursday, was the third workshop, Now You See It which is […]

Readers: I was in Portland, Oregon last week attending three data visualization workshops by industry expert, Stephen Few. I was very excited to be sitting at the foot of the master for three days and soak in all of this great dataviz information. Last Thursday, was the third workshop, Now You See It which is based on […]

Readers: I am in Portland, Oregon this week attending three data visualization workshops by industry expert, Stephen Few. I am very excited to be sitting at the foot of the master for three days and soak in all of this great dataviz information. Today, was the second workshop, Information Dashboard Design which is based on […]