Join us for an upcoming webinar. In these sessions, you will learn how to use Mekko Graphics to make compelling charts and how to use charts to be more persuasive.

Webinar Schedule

Our next webinar is March 21, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM ET

Profit Improvement in Just a Few Charts

In this webinar, David Goldstein shares a BMW case study to demonstrate how to create a compelling profit improvement story.

Here are some of the topics he addresses:
• Assessing overall profitability and trends
• Drilling down to understand key drivers of profitability
• Using a cascade chart to discuss profit improvement options
• Tips and tricks for improving the key charts used for analyzing profitability

You can download the presentation 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.

Mekko Graphics Training Webinar

In this webinar we demonstrate how to create each of the key chart types, including the top 4 strategy charts (Marimekko, Bar Mekko, Cascade and Bubble) using the latest version Mekko Graphics.

Here are some of the topics covered in this training:
• Using enhanced sorting to guide your audience to key conclusions without altering your underlying data
• Using key productivity boosting tools like the Preference Manager and Excel functionality to save time
• Adding a variety of chart enhancements (data rows/columns, average, comparison, growth lines) for greater impact
• Using a CAGR growth line with a CAGR column to help your audience understand changes over time
• Flipping a chart from vertical to horizontal with just one click

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.

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.

Mekko Graphics 7.5 Preview Webinar

In this webinar we preview the new functionality in Mekko Graphics 7.5.

Here are some of the topics covered in this training:
• Creating and editing charts in Excel
• Using a variety of productivity enhancements including pre-formatted quick launch charts and enhanced sorting
• Adding segment comparison lines
• Using a CAGR growth line
• Adding quadrant lines or vertical lines to improve

You can download the presentation here.

Analyzing a Market Webinar

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 the Right Chart Webinar

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.

Market Maps Webinar

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: