Tucana People Analytics Podcast | Insights & Interviews from the World of Human Resources
About This Show
Weekly interviews with leading practitioners, thought leaders and pioneers in the field of People Analytics, drawing in Workforce Planning, Employee Insight and game-changing technology.
Find out what you can be doing to push ahead with your own work in People Analytics, and how your company can get a real cometitive edge by using the latest methods and technologies as they emerge.
Chaired by Max Blumberg and David Green.
Most Recent Episode
Data Visualisation and Effective Storytelling
Mark Lawrence speaks with Cole Nussbaumer, one of the world's leading authorities on high-impact Data Visualisation techniques. It doesn't matter how good your data is; if your message is lost in clutter and noise, you're giving yourself an uphill task in driving the action you want. Cole has spent her career training professionals in how to communicate clearly, concisely and effectively with data, and how to tell a compelling story that drives home the message. She chats with Mark Lawrence about her career spanning Finance, Technology and HR - including being a key member of Google's original People Analytics team, where she taught them her own techniques that are now sought-after by organisations globally. They discuss some key themes in Data Visualisation, some common mistakes, and some extremely insightful and valuable tips on removing clutter and giving your presentations an enormous boost in impact. In this week's episode, they discuss: The concept of storytelling with data Cole's experiences in various roles throughout her career Common pitfalls and styling choices that will cripple any presentation How to think about your data in the right way Cultural considerations that can have significant unforeseen consequences Practical advice on framing, reducing, highlighting and delivering your insight and message.
Episodes of This Show
Nov 27, 2017
Nov 9, 2017
Oct 19, 2017
Oct 5, 2017
Rated 5 out of
Really useful and enjoyable
I actually laughed out loud a few times, not bad for a conversation on analytics... Max is very good at this
Date published: 2017-03-09