Tables, charts and diagrams can help to make ideas and relationships more tangible. Examples can be found on our website at: http://www.laurelandassociates.com/learning_tips.htm.
Tables can be a much easier way to present information than paragraphs or lists. Each column and row of a table provides a better snap shot of the information. In essence, it reduces the content into smaller, more manageable focal points.
Relative ratings can be illustrated more effectively if you use a pareto chart. A pareto chart is a series of bars whose heights reflect the frequency or impact of problems. The bars are arranged in descending order of height from left to right. This means the categories represented by the tall bars … Read the rest