Building World-Class Business Dashboards
Learn the art and science of building world-class dashboards from the best-selling author of The Big Book of Dashboards, Steve Wexler.
A well-designed dashboard can point out risks, opportunities, and more; but common challenges and misconceptions can make your dashboard useless at best, and misleading at worst. This workshop will discuss the tools, guidance, and models you need to produce great dashboards that inform, enlighten, and engage.
Who is this for?
This workshop is for anyone tasked with building or overseeing the development of business dashboards, and is applicable to anyone who needs to help others better understand data to make informed decisions.
Why this workshop?
No other workshop presents concepts in data visualization and dashboard design theory with practical, real-world insights from an expert in the field. Attendees will be able to immediately apply what they learn to their own work.
Data representation and visualization types
Introduction and fundamentals of data visualization
Breakout session: what’s wrong with this chart?
Changing behavior through engagement and personalization
Data visualization best practices and dashboard design
Breakout session: chart creation and dashboard layout
- Dashboards? Storytelling? Static? Interactive? How do these all fit together?
Thinking critically about data
Art vs. Infographic vs. Business Dashboard
Dealing with and thriving in the real world
Frequently Asked Questions
About the Instructor
Steve Wexler is the founder of Data Revelations and co-author of The Big Book of Dashboards: Visualizing Your Data Using Real-World Business Scenarios.
Steve has worked with ADP, Gallup, Johnson & Johnson, Deloitte, ExxonMobil, Convergys, Consumer Reports, The Economist, ConEd, D&B, Marist, Cornell University, Stanford University, Tradeweb, Tiffany, McKinsey & Company, and many other organizations to help them understand and visualize their data. Steve is a five-time Tableau Zen Master, Iron Viz Champion, and on the advisory board to the Data Visualization Society.
His presentations and training classes combine an extraordinary level of product mastery with the real-world experience gained through developing thousands of visualizations for dozens of clients.
Steve has taught thousands of people in both large and small organizations and is known for conducting his seminars with clarity, patience, and humor.