The Five Types of People Who Use Visualization

The Five Types of People Who Use Visualization

Dan Gastineau
Sep 6, 2019 · 8 min read

Not all visualizations are created equal — some educate, some help to get a job done, and some simply amaze. The audience is clear on which one they want, but all too often they get a one-size-fits-all solution where some needs are met only some of the time. As my daughter’s preschool teacher liked to say, “You get what you get, and don’t pitch a fit.”