Use data to communicate up: Nancy Duarte

Join Nancy Duarte, expert communicator and author of the new book DataStory: Explain Data and Inspire Action Through Story, as she reveals how to present data to get decision-makers on board with your ideas.

 

Guest Bio:

Nancy Duarte is a communication expert who has been featured in Fortune, Time Magazine, Forbes, Fast Company, Wired, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, and on CNN. Her firm, Duarte, Inc., is the global leader behind some of the most influential visual messages in business and culture. As a persuasion expert, she cracked the code for effectively incorporating story patterns into business communications. She’s written five best-selling books, four of which have won awards.

Read Nancy's work:

Articles on HBR.org

Articles on LinkedIn Influencer program

Articles on Duarte’s Blog

Articles on Forbes

Articles on MIT

 

Additional Resources:

The Do’s and Don’ts of Effective Presentations: Don’t waste your time or the time of your CEO. Use these four tips the next time you present.

10 TIPS FOR DESIGNING VISUALS: Use these best practices to integrate effective visual aids into your next presentation

 

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About the Author

Scott Miller

Scott Miller is a twenty-three-year associate of FranklinCovey and serves as the executive vice president of thought leadership. Scott hosts multiple podcasts including FranklinCovey On Leadership and Great Life, Great Career. Additionally, Scott is a co-author of The Wall Street Journal bestselling book, Everyone Deserves A Great Manager: The 6 Critical Practices For Leading A Team. He is also the author of the multiweek Amazon #1 New Release, Management Mess to Leadership Success: 30 Challenges to Become the Leader You Would Follow. Scott writes a weekly leadership column for Inc.com and is a frequent contributor to Thrive Global. Previously, Scott worked for the Disney Development Company and grew up in Central Florida. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, with his wife and three sons.

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