Dashboard Week – Day 5

The final day is here. Today’s data was about powerlifters, and since we only had half a day to produce our dashboard, little (no) data prep was required. Since we only had to focus on dashboarding, I quickly came up with a lot of ideas which took up my first...

Dashboard Week – Day 4

Today was all about Tableau Prep Builder and Web Edit on Tableau Server. We were dealt with pretty harsh limitations for today’s data set which was about candy and the sentiment around certain candies. There were 4 different excel files for 4 different years...

Dashboard Week – Day 3

Today was a day with many challenges. I was very excited about the data as it was about celestial bodies in the Solar System, however there was one big caveat. We were only allowed to use PowerBI. There are a lot of things that PowerBI cannot do. Along with the fact...

Dashboard Week – Day 2

Day 2 of Dashboard week, and it’s about battlefields in the UK. It certainly was a battle to get the data out of the website. Hahaha. The first steps of webscraping this website seemed fine, until you realise that the structure for each battlefield web page...

Dashboard Week – Day 1

This week is dashboard week at the Data School, which means a new dashboard every day with a different challenge every time. Today’s challenge was to webscrape some data about UFO sightings, so first we take it into Alteryx to download some data and using a lot...