Business Communication Essentials, 8th Ed.
Chapter 11. Composing and Completing Reports and Proposals
"What is the color of money?
"Are your visuals driving social media traffic?
This video presentation by Professor Patricia Jenkinson describes the process of perception and helps explain why we each perceive the world in a unique way.
According to Nancy Duarte, "Displaying data can be a tricky proposition, because different rules apply in different contexts.
Head on over to SoapPresentations.
These online tools (many are free) offer a variety of ways to create infographics.
Here is a piece on new data-visualizations at Economist.
"If you love infographics, you're hardly alone.
Ultimate Social Media Empire presents its 26 tips.
"This infographic by Kissmetrics will guide your through making the right color choices for your design.
Corey Eridon (photo, left) examines the data on the topic and provides the introduction to the infographic.
"Does a set of data make you feel more comfortable?
"Like many of you, I am a trained marketer and a DIY designer," begins Brittany Leaning (photo, left) in a piece at Hubspot.
"Visual communication is a tricky endeavor, because it involves a language that is only partially understood as well as mysterious and complex brain processes.
"Our focus has shifted from Social Media to VISUAL Social Media.
"Videos and photos are more likely to get clicked and shared on social media.
"This article takes a look at the rise of visual content - and why 2014 will be the year of visuals.