The fastest way to create Bullet Charts

Fastest way to create Bullet Charts

My first experience of Bullet Charts came from reading Information Dashboard Design by Stephen Few in 2007.  This was the year I started to get serious with dashboards. Initially, to create Bullet Charts I used the 3 stacked bar/column charts approach.  Later, I moved to using the two-axis stacked column where possible, but in general, … Read more

Create a tolerance chart in Excel

How to create a tolerance chart

A tolerance chart shows how a result compares to a maximum and minimum permitted range.  These charts are often used in industry to check whether a process is working correctly and within permitted limits. The image below shows the type of chart we will be creating. The data This chart requires various values: Minimum value … Read more