Showcasing key findings through excel charts

This webpage by Ann K Emery provides a number of short video tutorials for creating Excel charts that can be used for highlighting evaluation findings in reports.  It includes simple lessons on inserting charts and changing chart type through to more detailed ones for changing chart axes.


  • How to insert a chart
  • How to change the chart type
  • How to move a chart to its own sheet
  • How to create data labels in charts
  • How to remove tick marks and grid lines
  • How to create stacked bar charts
  • How to reverse the order of the categories in your charts
  • How to fix funny-looking line charts with ‘Switch Row/Column’
  • How to adjust the units in your chart’s axes


Emery, A. K. (2014). Excel charts. Retrieved from

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