It’s Friday afternoon and the management asked you to create a quick chart illustrating your team’s bug handling pipeline. Easy-peasy.
Step 1 – extract data from the Squash-A-Bug system
Step 2 – visualize it as a small dashboard:
That…. does not… look… good… (tried funnel – that’s even worse)
We appear to be choking under the flood of new bugs… It’s Friday, for crying out loud, can’t give bad news to the management!
(busily searches dusted brain corners for the high education leftovers)
Here’s your tip of the day:
If your numbers are disproportionally skewed, use the logarithmic scale. It brings the values “closer together”Tîpp Jäår
And the end result:
Ahhh, that’s much better. Take that, management!
Friday night, here I come!