5 steps to create meaning charts & infographics in Excel

By |March 11th, 2012|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog, Excel Dashboard Related, Excel Training Courses|Tags: , , , , , |

Nathan Yau has given me alot to think about in his book "Visualize This" (book.flowingdata.com). I borrowed some ideas from him to create this long-styled infographic in Microsoft Excel.

Google officially announces 10 billion app downloads in Excel

By |December 8th, 2011|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog, Excel Training Courses|Tags: , |

As an Android fan, I am happy to learn that the Android Market has surpassed 10 billion downloads. I found a pretty looking 3D column chart. I have never been convinced that 3D charts are good enough for serious business [...]

A gallery of Beautiful Charts for Microsoft Excel part 5

By |May 13th, 2010|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

It's time to share some great charts I've come across lately. This is part of my on-running gallery of beautiful chart designs which can be re-created in Microsoft Excel. [...]

A gallery of Beautiful Charts for Excel part 4

By |November 27th, 2009|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

I saw these couple of charts from the Standard Chartered Bank website. Things I like about it: Fresh colour scheme. Blues and greens work well together. Bold titles that explain the intentions of each chart. Each chart has an Increase/Decrease [...]

A gallery of Beautiful Charts for Excel part 3

By |November 10th, 2009|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

The New York Times has the best illustrated charts I have ever seen. They are visually clear, easy to understand with good copy writing to explain the message behind a story. Note the use of blues and orange shades to [...]

A gallery of Beautiful Charts for Excel part 2

By |October 29th, 2009|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

I have scoured the web and magazines for beautiful charts designs that we can use in our Excel reports. This will be part of a gallery I am creating. Do visit this blog for regular updates. [...]

A gallery of Beautiful Charts for Excel part 1

By |October 29th, 2009|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

I have scoured the web and magazines for beautiful charts designs that we can use in our Excel reports. This will be part of a gallery I am creating. Do visit this blog for regular updates. [...]