Very comprehensive overview about different aspects during master and PhD phase, including guidelines for selecting a topic, planning and reflecting a research study, structure and outline of a thesis, classical paper examples, publication venues, research methods, reviewing and presentation skills. I strongly suggest looking into this great collection of resources!
The book provides skills such that you can develop your own style and visualizations. See an according video for more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pgm64VPBwJ0.
This repository contains a LaTeX template and a guide for writing a thesis. The guide is typeset with the PSIThesis template, and it contains a lot of concrete recommendations (Chapter 2) that may help you write a compelling scientific thesis. A particular focus is on the topic of designing useful figures and tables (Appendix B).
The classic book on statistical graphics, charts, tables. Theory and practice in the design of data graphics, 250 illustrations of the best (and a few of the worst) statistical graphics, with detailed analysis of how to display data for precise, effective, quick analysis.
Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery is a kind of standard book on how to reach the audience through a presentation. Also, check out his blog on this topic with further materials and videos.
“Criticism is something you can easily avoid by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.” ~Aristotle. This blog posts provides guidelines and an alternative look at criticism.