If You Re Using A Computer To Generate Charts For Meetings And Reports, You Don T Have To Be Taught How To Lie You Re Already Doing It You Probably Don T Know Your Charts Are Unreliable, And Neither Does Your Audience So You Re Getting Away With It Until A Manager Or A Sales Prospect Or An Investor Makes A Bad Decision Based On The Information That You Were So Helpful To Provide The Main Focus Of How To Lie With Charts Is On The Principles Of Persuasive And Undistorted Visual Communication It S About Careful Thinking And Clear Expression So Don T Blame The Computers People Are Running The Show A must read for all BS artists and scientists Despite its whimsical title, this book about visual literacy has been adopted for coursework in many otherwise respectable educational institutions, including the Georgetown Public Policy Institute.
Gerald Everett Jones holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honors from the College of Letters, Wesleyan University He is the author of nine novels, most recently the mystery thriller Preacher Finds a Corpse and the psychological literary novel Clifford s Spiral He wrote a series of three satiric Rollo Hemphill misadventures, the adult melodrama Christmas Karma, the crime story Choke Hold, the fa
- 279 pages
- How To Lie With Charts
- Gerald Everett Jones
- 06 May 2017 Gerald Everett Jones