In a previous newsletter I showed an example of how PowerPoint’s Design Ideas feature (last week Microsoft changed the name from Designer to Design Ideas) can create a visual from a bullet list of dates for events. Here is the example it created. I like the idea of the events being placed on a timeline… Continue reading Accurate Design Ideas-like Timeline; Issue #424 October 2 2018
Use a data-driven Gantt chart instead of a bulleted list of dates to show timing of steps.
When you need an accurate Gantt chart, you can use a stacked bar graph in Excel to create it
Quickly create timeline visuals by starting with a pre-built timeline or calendar you can copy onto a PowerPoint slide