Tips & Tricks Webinar

In this webinar, David Goldstein shares some of his favorite tips and tricks to help you get the most from your Mekko Graphics subscription.

Here are some of the topics he addresses:
• Using the Mekko Graphics data editor to save time
• Managing chart labels more efficiently, especially labels for small series
• Using data rows and columns in unique ways

You can download the presentation here.

What’s New in Mekko Graphics 8.0

In this webinar, David Goldstein demonstrates some of the new features in the latest release of Mekko Graphics.

Here are some of the topics he addresses:
• Using Smart Color options, including color after sort, color by bar and color by group, to improve your charts
• Creating a Gantt chart using the new interface
• Using new formatting options to improve your productivity

You can download the presentation here.

Using Mekko Graphics with Excel

In this webinar we show you how to use Mekko Graphics with Excel to improve your productivity.

Here are some of the topics covered in this training:
• Linking existing charts in PowerPoint to Excel to facilitate easy updates
• Creating a chart in Excel using a pivot table
• Adding charts to a monthly reporting package in Excel

View or download the deck used in this webinar here.

Chart Makeovers

In this webinar, David Goldstein will demonstrate how to improve a selection of charts by changing type or adding enhancements.

Here are some of the topics he addresses:
• Adding data and enhancements to make a simple bar chart more powerful
• Showing financial statement trends in a stacked bar with a CAGR column and data row
• Changing a bar chart into a bar mekko for greater impact
• Transforming media charts into data-driven charts you can use

You can download the presentation here.

Ask an Expert Responds to FAQs

In this webinar, David Goldstein shares his answers to some of the questions we have received via the Ask An Expert program.

Here are some of the questions he addresses:
• How can I make my company appear at the bottom and the Other segment appear at the top with all other series sorted?
• How do I make a clustered stack bar chart?
• Is it possible to do color a marimekko using a secondary variable?
• Can I reverse the X axis on a cascade so it builds down rather than up?

You can download the presentation here.

Market Maps

In this webinar, we  focus on creating Market Maps using Mekko Graphics. We begin by showcasing sample Market Maps to demonstrate the power of this chart type. We also discuss the overall approach, including data collection, and show the you the key steps to creating a Market Map. Throughout this webinar, we feature tips and tricks that will help you add impact to your Market Maps. A  live question and answer session will conclude this webinar.

You can download the deck used in this webinar here:

Analyze a Market

In this webinar we demonstrate how to analyze a market and communicate your analysis using a range of Mekko Graphics charts. We show you how to present market segments and competitors and highlight growth and profitability.

You can download the presentation used in this webinar here.

Choosing a Chart

In this webinar, we discuss the process of choosing the best chart based on the question you are trying to answer or the message you are trying to convey. We show you a wide range of sample charts which you can take and modify for your presentations.

You can download the presentation used in this webinar here.