Why data communication is a ‘future skill’ that you need to build today

We are currently living in the “fourth industrial revolution”.  According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), it’s defined as the digital revolution in that there is an interaction of the physical, digital and the biological spheres.[1] Some of the implications of the digital revolution include more and more connectivity among people through mobile devices and … Continue reading Why data communication is a ‘future skill’ that you need to build today

Data Artistry – the science, art & fun in data viz

When you first look at the image below, what do you see? A duck? A rabbit maybe? Or neither? Source [1] Now ask the person next to you. Was their response different? What you see first could easily differ from what might stand out for someone else. This is because of Perceptual Organization – “it refers … Continue reading Data Artistry – the science, art & fun in data viz

Creating a compelling Theory of Change

Developing a clear Theory of Change (TOC) - ideally at the onset of a project - is critical to achieving project goals and demonstrating impact. A TOC documents your strategy for achieving your project goals. It illustrates what you intend to achieve and how you plan to achieve it in a clear and sequential way, … Continue reading Creating a compelling Theory of Change