There are so many elements in a chart which can be changed in so many different ways. The question is, which menu (tab) to choose for what purpose? You may not have thought about it before, now is a good time to understand this.
Anything which talks about the WHOLE chart is there in Design tab.
Anything which changes one of the elements of the chart is in the Layout tab. Axis, labels, series, etc. In the new version, all options under Layout were added to the Design tab.
Finally, everything in a chart is just a shape. So if you want to customize anything like a shape – background color, border, shadow, font, etc. then use the Format tab.
On many occasions, my sessions are labeled as “tips and tricks”. I don’t like the term “tips and tricks” being used for my lectures or workshops. Many people ask me the reason behind it. Therefore I thought I will explain the thought process behind it in this article.
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We work for 8 hours every day. Here is a different way of classifying the work we do.
Efficiency improvement must happen with both types of work.
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In our busy lifestyle, we are always looking for Tips and Tricks. That is called HOW approach – which is spoon feeding. I prefer the WHY approach – which creates knowledge.
Read on to find out the difference.
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Continue reading How vs. Why: the right approach to teaching and learning
Read on to find out how real this problem is.And what to do about it.
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