Excel Data Visualization Part 1: Charts & Graphs | Chris Dutton | Skillshare

# Excel Data Visualization Part 1: Charts & Graphs

#### Chris Dutton, Founder, Excel Maven

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This class is Part 1 of a two part Excel data visualization series, designed to give you a deep, 100% comprehensive understanding of Excel's latestÂ data visualization tools and techniques.

In this section of the course I'll introduce key data visualization tips and best practices, guide you through interactive, hands-on demos and exercises, and show youÂ when, why, and how to useÂ each of the 20+Â chart typesÂ that Excel 2016Â hasÂ toÂ offer, including:Â

• Bar & Column charts
• Histograms & Pareto charts
• Line charts & trend linesÂ
• Area charts
• Pies &Â Donuts
• Scatter plots & Bubble charts
• Box & Whisker charts
• Tree Maps & Sunbursts
• Waterfall & Funnel charts
• Heat maps,Â 3-DÂ Surface & contour charts
• Chloropleths & Geospatial maps
• Custom combo charts & graphs
• Sparklines

Once you've mastered the basics, Part 2 is all about putting your skills to the test, with advanced demos and case studies that you won't find in ANY other course, guaranteed.

Whether you're looking for a quickÂ primer, trying to diversifyÂ your ExcelÂ skill set, or hopingÂ to step up your data viz game inÂ a major way, this series is for you.

What are the requirements?

• Microsoft Excel, ideally 2016 for PC (some charts are not available in earlier versions of Excel)
• Mac users are welcome, but note that the user experience will be significantly different across platforms

What am I going to get from this course?

• A step-by-step, 100% comprehensive guide to visualizing data using charts & graphs in Excel
• A deep understanding of WHEN, WHY, and HOW to use 20+ chart types in Excel 2016
• Exclusive data visualization tips, tricks, and best practices from an award-winning analytics expert
• Unique, custom content that you won't find in ANY other course

Who is the target audience?

• Anyone looking to create beautiful, custom data visualizations in Excel
• Excel users who have basic skills but want to master advanced charts, graphs & dashboards
• Students looking for an engaging, hands-on, and highly interactive approach to training

#### Chris Dutton

Founder, Excel Maven

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Chris Dutton is a Certified Microsoft Expert and Founder of Excel Maven, with more than a decade of experience specializing in data science and business intelligence. His work has been featured by Microsoft, the Society of American Baseball Research (SABR) and the New York Times.

Excel Maven provides high-quality online analytics training, hands-on workshops, and project-based consulting services to more than 100,000 students across 180+ countries.

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