Diagrams

RACI Matrix in PowerPoint 2010 using Tables & Shapes

RACI Matrix is a responsibility matrix that stands for Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, Informed and optionally you can use the O for Out of the Loop. If you use the last concept in the RACI Matrix then it is also known as RACIO Matrix. This can be a great lean manufacturing and six sigma tool and …

Porter’s Value Chain Activities Diagram in PowerPoint 2010

If you are preparing a Marketing Plan or Business Strategy for your organization and need the popular Porter’s Value Chain Diagram in your PowerPoint slides, then here we will show you how to design a simple but nice enoguh Value Chain Diagram using Shapes. Shapes are a powerful feature in PowerPoint that enables us to …

Create Awesome Visualizations For PowerPoint Using Many Eyes By IBM (Free)

Many Eyes is an experimental service by IBM for creating data visualization charts. It provides users with the utility to upload their custom data sets for creating visual charts that can be embedded or shared via social media. For example, you can create a visualization chart for say a demographic survey which can be shared …

What are Affinity Diagrams

Affinity diagrams help in organizing large amount of data into their natural relationships thereby helping people in making a decision. It is also commonly known as KJ method named after a famous Japanese anthropologist Kawakita Jiro who made efforts to organize small bits of scattered data into a single, time saving affinity diagram. Information present …

Create Diagrams For PowerPoint Using SmartDraw

When it comes to creating complex diagrams such as flow charts, floor plans, mind maps  and other types of graphical models, most people are simply not good at it. It is not possible for many common users to create visually appealing and accurate models without leaving behind several technical errors. Furthermore, it can be quite …

Make Org Charts for PowerPoint Presentations with InfoRapid KnowledgeMap

Did you hear about InfoRapid KnowledgeMap, a professional knowledge and project management software? It is amongst one of the most effective complete knowledge management system suitable for drawing knowledge maps, organizational charts, decision tree and breakdown structures used to take ideas while brainstorming or generating XML files from structure diagrams. Importantly, this software can be …

Drawing an bullseye in PowerPoint 2010 using Shapes

If you are learning how to draw concentric circles in PowerPoint, then you may be interested to draw a shooting target using shapes. Shooting target can also be used in business to represent goals and other interesting topics like precision and accuracy. Concentric circles can be inserted using simple shapes. Drawing an Archery Target in …

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 …