Software needs design as well

I see many enterprise software application dashboards that look worse than the worst PowerPoint slides. My clients begin to ask me to give my input on them as well.
  • People have not thought about what information is important, and what is not
  • People have not thought about how to present the information: numbers are not rounded, column, bar, and pie charts are thrown in at random, colours are picked randomly
Consumer applications have gone through a big design revolution over the last couple of years, now is the turn for enterprise software.