How to Use Historic Dates in Tableau

As the data community grows and grows the kind of data the community is using and analysing grows as well. Unfortunately, Tableau currently discriminates against us history geeks, and so I’m here to tell you a trick to get around Tableau’s date limits. If you’re a...

My Favourite Tableau and Alteryx Tricks of the Week

Versión español: https://www.theinformationlab.es/2019/10/21/trucos-favoritos-de-la-semana-para-alteryx-y-tableau/ This week I learnt a lot of basic tips and tricks with Tableau and Alteyrx. Often when you’re learning something by yourself, you miss a lot of the easy...

Prep-Prep: How I Tackled Alteryx

During DS17’s first week we’ve been plunged into the weird and wonderful world of Alteryx. Since the application process is decidedly Tableau-heavy, you can imagine our trepidation at spending an entire week learning the basics of Alteryx. Funnily enough,...