If I could go back to the start…

Time for one last reflective blog, looking at what I would do differently if time travel was possible and I could restart the Data School.  I think I’d look to adopt the things I’ve already talked about from the beginning, asking questions and figuring out...

Asking questions to succeed at the Data School

After almost 3 months, I’ve come to the conclusion that asking lots of questions is one of the best ways to  survive  succeed in the Data School. Just ask It’s an incredibly simple thing to do. But I know sometimes asking for help can feel difficult thanks...

Data School challenges logic, learning and self confidence

Coming from a journalism background, adapting to the world of data analysis has come with lots of challenges. The written word is my favourite way to communicate, to tell stories.  But in the Data School storytelling happens visually and verbally. And there’s a...

Tableau Server: The user interface, who can see what?

Tableau server’s user interface allows the administrator to decide who has access to which data. And whether a person has the ability to publish visualisations in workbooks or publish data sources.  Here’s a quick guide on some of the options that might...