Chapter 11

Data visualization as a core competency

Abstract

This chapter collapses previous discussions on visual design and data visualization best practices, along with the need for governance, guided visual discovery, and earned competency in using data visualization to introduce the role of the Data Visualization Competency Center (DVCC) and to provide a solid foundation for implementing and socializing a DVCC within the organization.

Keywords

data visualization
design principles
collaboration
governance
competency
socialization
best practice
competency center
BICC
Data Visualization Competency Center
DVCC

“Design is a way of life, a point of view. It involves the whole complex of visual communications: talent, creative ability, manual skill, ...

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