Came across this article that has some great thoughts on communicating the effectiveness of IT projects and the value of your IT strategy Visualising IT.
This article is courtesy of CIO magazine.
The phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words” predates today’s IT landscape by more than 100 years. However, the adage — attributed to Frederick R. Barnard, who was commending the effectiveness of graphics in advertising — seems more relevant today than ever.As an editor, I still think a thousand words are worth more than a picture— what else would I think? My obvious bias aside, however, the world is full of visual thinkers and using images to convey complex concepts is a proven concept. USA Today demonstrated this in 1982, when the “paper created for the TV generation” debuted. Its focus on infographics over longer articles caused some to labe