The following graphs that are displayed depict the information in a haphazard manner. The purpose of a graph is to simply depict information so that the reader can easily read, and comprehend it. However in the case of the following diagram showing an organization’s hierarchy chart, the data is depicted in a confusing manner. This is mostly because of the alignment of the elements in the graph and the flow of the graph. Normally a hierarchical organizational chart is supposed to depict top to bottom relationship.
The following diagram does depict information in a top to bottom relationship however the flo9w is disturbed due to the alignment of the elements. If the Sales Director and his subordinates were to be depicted in the same flow and series as the other directors, the hierarchy in the origination would have much easily and quickly comprehended by the reader.