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Sharing Effective Visual Forecasts

by Eliska Elaine Que

It's important to have a projection of whether or not you will meet your targets so you can plan around it. In this course, you will learn how to create visual forecasts to help you monitor and share your project performance.

What you'll learn

In every project, there are several constraints and variables such as the number of people in the team, the cost of development, the timeline. Whether you are about to start a project, or in the middle of it, it’s important to have a projection of whether or not you will meet your targets. In this course, Sharing Effective Visual Forecasts, you'll learn how to create a graphical representation of your projections so viewers can easily understand your project performance. First, you’ll explore what visual forecasting is and why it’s important. Next, you’ll learn about the best practices and common pitfalls when creating visual reports. Finally, you’ll create a visual forecast and explore the best ways to share the information with your audience. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Sharing Effective Visual Forecasts needed to communicate project projections within your company.

About the author

Eliska has more than a decade of managerial experience in the software industry, working on mobile applications, web, and backend projects - from instant messaging, micro-blogging, to eCommerce and logistics products. She has extensive experience in the start-up industry, doing both product and project management and was a part of the pioneer team that launched an eCommerce business in Singapore to 3 more countries in Asia in just 6 months. She had her share of working for multinational companie... more

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