Charts

Progress Circle using Excel Doughnut Chart

Progress Circle using Excel Doughnut Chart When displaying progress, it is common to represent the percentage complete with an advancing bar. To make the visual more interesting, we can connect the ends together and form a circle. This looks eerily like an

Excel Fun – Mosaic Chart

GUESS what's HIDDEN in Excel? (Cool Trick) Who says Excel can’t be fun? We will show how you can bring some fun to your next meeting or lecture using only Excel and some creative uses of Excel features. We want to play

Project Plan in Excel with Gantt Chart

Project Plan in Excel with Gantt Chart 3 Views (Plan, Actual & Progress) in 1 View This article will show how to create a Gantt Chart in Excel that displays Actual and Planned task information in a single view.  The chart will

CHOOSE the RIGHT Chart Animation in PowerPoint

CHOOSE the RIGHT Chart Animation in PowerPoint Have you ever been tasked with presenting a chart or a graph in a meeting? If you are using PowerPoint during the presentation, the way you setup the PowerPoint slide matters. Let’s look and a

Excel Data Entry Form

SUPER EASY Excel Data Entry Form (NO VBA) In this post we will look at creating data entry forms in Excel. The best part is… NO VBA! Suppose you need to input data into an Excel table and you want to make

Charting Survey Results in Excel

Charting Survey Results in Excel (Visualize Employee Satisfaction results) This post spotlights a practical way to visualize survey results in Excel, particularly surveys that follow a “like/hurt” format.  Surveys, like employee surveys, that provide a range of choices between “Strongly Disagree” to

Highlight Max & Min Values in an Excel Line Chart

Highlight Max & Min Values in an Excel Line Chart (Conditional Formatting in Charts) Is it possible to call attention to the highest and lowest values in a line chart dynamically?  Can we color or accent these values in the line chart

3 Handy Excel Chart Tips You Might Have Missed

3 Handy Excel Chart Tips You Might Have Missed This post will focus on three little-known chart features that will save you time when creating reports include charts. Let’s see how many you know versus how many are new to you.

Creative Infographics in Excel

Creative infographics in Excel(Male, Female icons) Using fillable icons on charts is a good way to visualize data. In this example, the male and female icons will be used. To do this:Set up the data tableInsert a clustered column chartInsert icons into the chartFormat