#datamustread Data Viz Essentials: The Must-Read Books to Master Data Visualization

#DataVizEssentials 2023: The Must-Read Books to Master Data Visualization
#DataVizEssentials 2023: The Must-Read Books to Master Data Visualization

Building on the previous #datamustread recommendations, I’m excited to present the data viz edition of #datamustread. In this post, we’re focusing on the indispensable skill of data visualization. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned pro, these five books will guide you to mastery:

  1. 📖 The Big Book of Dashboards
  2. 📖 Storytelling with Data
  3. 📖 The Truthful Art
  4. 📖 Show Me the Numbers
  5. 📖 Teach Yourself VISUALLY Power BI

The Big Book of Dashboards: Visualizing Your Data Using Real-World Business Scenarios

A comprehensive guide filled with real-world solutions for building effective business dashboards across various industries and platforms. It’s a go-to resource for matching great dashboards with real-world scenarios.

Decisively Digital

Decisively Digital

Discover the power of artificial intelligence and digital transformation in the #1 best-selling business book Decisively Digital.

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Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals

Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic shares practical guidance on creating compelling data stories. Learn how to make your data visually appealing, engaging, and resonant with your audience.

The Truthful Art: Data, Charts, and Maps for Communication

Alberto Cairo emphasizes the principles and practices of data visualization, focusing on creating graphical representations that are both effective and honest. A must-read for anyone passionate about truthful data communication.

Show Me the Numbers: Designing Tables and Graphs to Enlighten

Stephen Few offers a master class in data visualization, focusing on functional and effective techniques. It’s a technical book that’s highly readable, filled with valuable insights.

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Power BI: A Comprehensive Guide to Microsoft Power BI

My latest book provides a fully visual guide to mastering Microsoft Power BI. Ideal for beginners and experienced users, it covers everything from working with data to advanced features.

Data Visualization Books: Join the #DataVizEssentials Conversation

I invite you to explore these #datamustread Data Viz Essentials and join the conversation. Share your thoughts, insights, and recommendations on Twitter and LinkedIn. Let’s continue our journey to master the world of data visualization together: