Today there are many presentations with somewhat different variations of doughnut charts, like arc length
chart where the presenter wants to show progress for several parameters in one chart. It is easy to create
your own progress pie chart in Microsoft PowerPoint.
These seven elements of a pie or doughnut chart will teach you some important PowerPoint tricks, which will allow
you to create an appealing circular diagram. It is using a combination of Excel charts and SmartArt shape
Venn diagram (also called primary diagram, set diagram, or logic diagram) is a
diagram that shows all possible logical relations between a finite collection of different sets.
Circular diagrams are very popular, and you probably tried various SmartArt cycle flow diagrams in your
presentations. This tip shows how to create an excellent presentation using an unconventional type of
circular four steps diagram.
For the illustration of the complex organizational structure, you might think about using a Jigsaw puzzle. At
first glance, pieces of Jigsaw puzzle look extremely complex, but this isn't true, and you will need a few
simple steps to create an impressive Jigsaw puzzle chart.
PowerPoint proposes a lot of predefined SmartArt graphics, which can help to create your perfect
presentation. Sure, all predefined graphics can be modified, but some modifications don't work correctly.
This tip shows simple steps that can help you to modify SmartArt graphics.
If you want to stress on the cyclic nature in a diagram, schema or chart will be useful to create circling
arrows or arrows in a circle and use them for the background picture.
PowerPoint proposes several predefined features for circular diagrams such as SmartArt, and you can find
plenty of them on the Internet. However, it is easy to create your own diagram that will give your
presentation a professional look.
If you create a diagram, graphic, or even flow chart with cyclic procedures, you can use predefined SmartArt
graphics, but Cycle diagrams set is very limited. Moreover, modification of SmartArt graphic is not
easy, and sometimes you will spend a lot of time for even trivial change. So, it is easier to create your own
arrows in a circle diagram if you want to add a fresh look for your presentation.