Charts and Diagrams for PowerPoint

The Seven S Model in PowerPoint 2010

McKinsey 7S model is a business diagram that involves seven interdependent factors which are categorized as either “hard” or “soft” elements. The seven elements in a 7S model includes: Strategy, Structure, Systems, Shared Values, Skills, Style, Staff. Hard elements are easier to define or identify and management can directly influence them. These are strategy statements; organization charts and reporting lines; and formal processes …

How to Make an Ansoff Matrix in PowerPoint 2010

Ansoff Product-Market Matrix is a matrix widely used as a business tool that helps businesses decide their product and market growth strategy. Ansoff’s product/market growth matrix suggests that a business’ attempts to grow depend on whether it markets new or existing products in new or existing markets. In PowerPoint we can design an Ansoff Matrix using …

How to add New Office.com SmartArt Graphics to PowerPoint 2010

PowerPoint 2010 can download additional SmartArt content from Office.com but before you can access the resources you will need to change a setting in the Options page. Here we will show you how to add new Office.com SmartArt Graphics to PowerPoint 2010. First, you need to configure your Trust Center options to allow PowerPoint download …

Make Sankey Diagrams in PowerPoint

Sankey diagrams are a specific type of flow diagram that are widely used in thermodynamics and material flow management. In this kind of diagrams, the width of the arrows is shown proportionally to the flow quantity. You can use this kind of Sankey Diagrams as a visualization of energy, material or cost transfers between processes. …

How to Combine Different Chart Types in PowerPoint 2010

Charts can be very useful in presentations where you need to show data. This is sometimes preferred against complex tables as a visualization tool because the audience can get a better view about what you want to show. However, the charts should be prepared accordingly to what you are presenting in order to make it …