For most of us, the search for business graphics tools need go no further than our own PCs. Today’s desktop suites (Microsoft Office, Lotus SmartSuite and Corel PerfectOffice) include premium presentation graphics and spreadsheet software. That combination is more than capable of handling many business graphics chores. And, in a corporate setting, what’s already on the computer is also likely to be what’s supported by the company help desk, so make sure you’ve exhausted your present software’s capabilities before hitting the local computer superstore.
But if the software already on your PC just doesn’t cut it, the first thing to do is figure out why. Obviously, whatever you choose should have those missing features. Once you’ve fulfilled your basic requirements, check to see if the product(s) you’ve selected also comply with the following:
For more details and information on business graphics software, check out our August feature, Go with the Flow.
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