Heat wave in Tokyo, Beautiful Excel Charts.

By |July 26th, 2018|Categories: Microsoft Excel Training Blog|Tags: |

Share this Excel Chart on Your Site A deadly heat wave in Tokyo, producing record high temperatures in Tokyo in July 2018. The heatwave in Tokyo has toppled temperature records across the country, with Kumagaya in Saitama outside [...]

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.

For Excel dashboards and powerpoint slide designs. Beautiful, imaginative, futuristic interfaces from Corning Glass.

By |February 11th, 2012|Categories: Excel & PowerPoint Blog, Excel Dashboard Related, PointPoint in General|Tags: , |

This video from Corning Glass shows some cool concept technologies. Take a look at the beautiful and interactive computer interface designs. I can see some good ideas for dashboard designs and PowerPoint slides. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZkHpNnXLB0& Some screen shots here: [...]

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 [...]

Do it in Excel: Ring charts are better Pie charts

By |September 11th, 2011|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

Pie charts are a circular chart divided into sectors, illustrating proportion. I remembered learning them when I was in primary school. Apparently it was invented by this person called William Playfair in 1801. An ancient pie chart showing the [...]

Your own American Deficit/Debt Chart in Microsoft Excel

By |August 6th, 2011|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

In the United States Congress there are currently a number of disagreements between Democrats and Republicans regarding the United States debt. On August 2, 2011, President Barack Obama signed into law the Budget Control Act of 2011, averting a possible [...]

Singapore General Election Results 2011 Microsoft Excel Chart-Part2

By |July 29th, 2011|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

This is an alternative interpretation of my previous Excel chart on the 2011 Singapore General Election results by James C Lee. Below was my original version in a previous post. In many ways, it is a [...]

Singapore General Election Results 2011 in an Excel Chart

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

This is an Excel chart to summarise the lastest election results of Singapore. The People's Action Party has won almost every contested area in Singapore. They secured 81 out of 87 seats against the total opposition.  Total popular [...]

Excel Chart of Nuclear Radiation Levels near Fukushima

By |April 25th, 2011|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

On Friday 11 March 2011 a 9.0-magnitude undersea earthquake off the coast of Japan caused crippling damage to nuclear reactors at the Fukushima I and II Nuclear Power Plant in Ōkuma. Fears of significant radiation leaks led to a massive [...]

Charts in FundSuperMart suck!

By |January 29th, 2011|Categories: Beautiful Charts in Excel, Excel & PowerPoint Blog|Tags: |

FundSuperMart is a Singapore produced magazine covering investment insights and trends on mutual funds. I picked up a copy at a 7-11 store and thumbed it through. I liked the articles. They appear thoughtfully written and are supported by charts. [...]