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Self-service analytics for data storytelling

Webinar Published By: IBM
IBM
Published:  Jun 04, 2018
Type:  Webinar

Today’s business users want to use all types of data to create compelling, shareable visualizations. But charts and graphs alone may not convey all the information, especially when they are part of a complex series. An audience can best understand analytic results when those results tell a story that connects all the pieces together. The right visuals can also reinforce the lessons buried in the data.

Stories are powerful mechanism to communicate with people. Stories stick and make insights actionable, so it goes without saying that storytelling is a very powerful (soft) skill. In this webinar, you'll learn how to effectively apply storytelling best practices to get your message across. Especially in the world of BI, it is getting more and more important to effectively communicate business results.

 Watch this webinar to learn how to use IBM Cognos Analytics to: 

·      Create the important elements of a good story

·      Put the data in context

·      Select the best type of chart

·      Avoid clouding the story

·      Quickly build a compelling story



Tags : 
data analytics, data storytelling, business intelligence

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