A straightforward answer would be the famous quote: "A picture worth thousands of words".
Here, my aim is to gather and offer the best articles from across the web that I can find on using Data Visualization and Storytelling in business.
I have bunch data visualization and storytelling together since Data visualization is, to me, a great means to perform Storytelling.
Visualization is a medium. It’s not just an analysis tool nor just a way to prove a point more clearly through data.
Visualization is like books. There are different writing styles and categories, there are textbooks and there are novels, and they communicate ideas in different ways for varied purposes. And just like authors who use words to communicate, there are rules that you should always follow and others that are guidelines that you can bend and break...
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Originally posted on Edelman Digital Visual storytelling is nothing new. We only need to look to the earliest signs of humanity for proof—simple paintings on the walls of caves tell the story that people are a visual tribe. Today, it...
Emeric Nectoux's insight:
Very good approach designed to get people thinking in pictures. It requires a significant shift in mindset. In that way mindmaps can also be really helpful. It goes beyond a "picture" and teaches people the value of visual thought.
uite au Dossier d’actualité n° 79 (Pédagogie + Numérique = Apprentissages 2.0, déjà mentionné dans ce blog), j’ai été sollicité pour parler du numérique à l’école à plusieurs reprises (...) Mes interventions se basent sur ce que j’ai pu écrire...
More than 50 billion devices will be connected to the Internet by 2020, but this new connectivity revolution has already started. Libelium publishes a compilation of 50 cutting edge Internet of Things applications grouped by vertical markets.
"Because vision is one of our main senses, we try to visualize ideas in order to assimilate them. That's one of the reason why using Infographics allows one to greatly enhance the understanding and retention of information."
Combining visualization and storytelling, the "scribers" (illustrators providing live illustrations to give a visual interpretation of meetings and corporate events) are a great help to engage everyone during the event and even after, when communicating widely.
A great opportunity for artists and business world to meet and combine their skills.
'However, while many people define genius differently, most agree that Richard Feynman was one and there is probably no better example of his brilliance than his famous talk, There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom. It not only launched a revolution in physics and engineering that is still being played out today, it shows us how a true genius really thinks.'
We would argue that our ability to understand and visualize large sets of data is entering a similar stage of evolution as 17th-century astronomy. As Galileo did centuries ago, we now have primitive versions of tools that have ...
The reality is that unhappy customers are costly—but they don’t have to be if your company takes the right approach. Engage with your empowered customers through continuous, long-term collaboration and unlock their potential as valuable assets to your company!
The internet increasingly pervades our lives, delivering information to us no matter where we are. It takes a complex system of cables, servers, towers, and other infrastructure, developed over decades, to allow us to stay in touch with our friends and family so effortlessly. Here are 40 maps that will help you better understand the internet — where it came from, how it works, and how it's used by people around the world.
We all know visual content can grab the eye of a reader and pull them into your site, or entice them to buy your products. Or do we?
After doing a bit of research, it turns out that although web images and being visually awesome are not the only components of a successful digital marketing campaign, using them in the right way can definitely give you an advantage over the competition.