Two Good Links - One on Charts, One on Accountability

Seth Godin talks about using charts to tell a story in this post; Telling the truth with chartsLean Business Intelligence seeks to accomplish this as well.   

Steve Job's - 3 ways he made meetings insanely productive. One of the three ways is making sure everyone in a meeting has responsibility for at least one agenda item. In a similar way, Lean Business Intelligence ensures someone has responsible for every category of performance in a Lean BI display...

Both are worth the time they take to read.