Given our focus as a blog, I didn’t want to let another week go by without acknowledging the passing of Hans Rosling.
When I first heard the news, via BBC’s More of Less podcast, I was so sad to think that we’ve lost such a great communicator of statistics. Listening to this memorial podcast, which is well worth a listen, my mind went back to memories of TED talks by Hans and the passion with which he educated on public health.
Beyond the legacy that Hans has left in the field of public health, however, he has also left a legacy for Customer Insight Leaders.
If you have not previously seen Hans present data visualisations, or bring his analysis to life with props as diverse as toilet rolls or sword swallowing, you really must. Do yourself a favour and check out some of his best TED talks. (more…)