Why not give Certified Pro a go?

This week I decided to try my luck with the Tableau Certified Professional Exam. Sure the Exam Prep Guide recommends a year’s experience, but it’s generally my philosophy that you might as well give it a go! “”What if I fall?”Oh but my...

Joins, Unions, Blending – Combining Data Sources

Joins vs Unions When I first started the data school (way back in April) I would refer to the “coming together” of any 2 data sources as a “join”. It wasn’t long before I was taught how inaccurate this was and, indeed, the very first page...

Revising Alteryx Gallery Ahead of the Advanced Exam

You may remember from a previous blog that my first attempt at the Alteryx Advanced Exam was unsuccessful. One of the reasons for this was that I didn’t realise there would be questions on Alteryx Gallery (and indeed, didn’t even know what Alteryx Gallery...

Machine Learning in Alteryx

Today we had the pleasure of being taught Machine Learning by Bene and it’s honestly been one of my favourite days! It’s a topic that sounds complicated, but once again Alteryx’s drag and drop interface makes it simple. Machine Learning can be broken...

A Powerful End to Dashboard Week

Today we were looking at the history of powerlifting and we had free rein of which tools we wanted to use! Read more in Andy’s blog. This is probably the dataset that I’ve found most difficult to work with, as it’s not one that I’m familiar...