Designing effective dashboards

The powers that be love dashboards, I mean they LOVE dashboards. ┬áNow while showing as many different gauges, metrics, bar graphs and traffic lights may seem at first to be the way to your company CEOs heart it may also be your undoing if you don’t follow some simple steps to ensure what you show is useful, easy to read and even actionable.

Read the excellent Common Pitfalls of Dashboard Design document from Stephen Few here:

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