Chart Builder

Chart Builder Overview

Chart Builder is a powerful tool within Stories that empowers you to visually analyze your employee data. It offers a range of features designed to help you gain valuable insights and make data-driven decisions.

Chart Types

Chart Builder provides a selection of versatile chart types to visualize data effectively. You can choose from options including bar charts, line charts, scatterplots, and tables. Each type offers a unique way to represent data, allowing for tailored visualizations based on your specific analytical needs.


Metrics are aggregations that provide key insights into your workforce. You can choose from a variety of metrics such as headcount, salary, performance ratings, and more. These metrics serve as the foundation for building meaningful visualizations.


Breakdowns allow you to segment your data by specific dimensions, providing a deeper level of analysis. You can split your data by factors like location, department, tenure, or any other relevant dimension. This is helpful for uncovering trends and patterns within different subsets of your workforce.


Filters enable you to refine your data by applying specific criteria. You can filter by date ranges, employee attributes, or any other relevant dimension. This functionality allows for focused analysis on subsets of data that are most pertinent to your objectives.

Sort By

Sort By allows you to organize the chart based on a selected field. This feature is especially useful when you want to highlight specific data points or trends within the visualization. Sorting options provide flexibility in how the data is presented to maximize clarity and insight.