Anyone can create Dashboards, Visualizations and Reports with modern BI & Visualization tools we have in the market now a days. It’s not too hard at all. But to be a successful Dashboard or Visualization designer you must learn the Best Practices in Designing Great Dashboards.
I have personally attended Stephen Few’s 3 day workshop session in Sydney, Australia many years ago. Workshop has helped me enormously in my BI career.
Throwing tons of data into a dashboard and making it busy is not right. It’s natural for most of us to squeeze in lot of information into a dashboard. But do not forget “Less is More” on a Dashboard.
Below are three Fantastic books by Stephen Few on Visual Best Practices. Worth reading them!