The Data School – Reflection

I know how cliché it sounds but the last four months really does feel like a blur. I remember meeting my fellow DS6ers for the first time in the lobby like it was just yesterday. All of had diverse background, life experiences, strengths and weaknesses but we all...

How to keep your data up-to-date in Tableau server?

Having the up-to-date information is vital for any business since this will help any decision makers to obtain all of the key information before making any decisions.Tableau server can be configured so that any published workbooks which are connected to data extracts...

Switzerland – Public transportation

This was definitely one the toughest day of not only the dashboard week but also the data school generally. Our task for today was to get public transportation data of a city (or a country in my case) and make a viz out of it.  We would have to find a suitable API,...

Making mistakes and Wine menus

It is only the second day of the dashboard week and the pressure of daily project turnover has been both fun and demanding. The limitation on time means we have to make decisions on the contents of our dashboard relatively early on. Making wrong decisions will lead to...

NBA’s top shooters w/ heatmap

This is the week which past data schoolers only whisper of, current data schoolers completely dread and Andy Kriebel absolutely loves. It is the infamous Dashboard week. In case you are unaware of dashboard week,  every day throughout this week we get a new data set...