Wednesday, March 6

11:50 am - 12:00 pm

Jon Schwabish

Economist, Data Visualization and Presentation Skills Specialist

In an time of uncertainty and high-frequency change, it’s not enough to analyze data well. HR must learn to make an impactful, persuasive case for talent investments that goes beyond rattling off a few numbers. Jon Schwabish is an economist, and an expert in data visualization and presentation skills. Join Jon for a crash course in this important skill set and learn how to make your next big presentation a success.

In this presentation you will:

* Get a brief overview of best practices in data visualization.

* Learn common mistakes and pitfalls to avoid.

* Change the way you think about presenting data to senior executives.

At this year’s conference, you and your colleagues can also sign up for a free 20 minute coaching session with Jon Schwabish the Data Doctor. Bring your data, your dashboard, or a new presentation you’re working on and get in-person feedback from an expert in data visualization.

Click here to make your appointment with the Data Doctor.

About Jon Schwabish

Jon Schwabish is an economist, writer, teacher, and creator of policy-relevant data visualizations. He is considered a leading voice for clarity and accessibility in how researchers communicate their findings. His book Better Presentations: A Guide for Scholars, Researchers, and Wonks helps people improve the way they prepare, design, and deliver data-rich content. He is on Twitter @jschwabish.

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