Battlefields in the UK – Dashboard week Day 2

On the second day of DS14’s dashboard week, we were tasked with visualising data about battlefield sites in the UK. This involved a lot of regexing and not much visualising. Here is how my day went: Getting the data Our task for the day was to download data...

UFO Sightings – Dashboard week Day 1

Today marks the first day of DS14’s dashboard week which brought us a rather interesting dataset – UFO sightings across the world (courtesy of Nick and Lily). The requirements for the week:- work independently- must finish everything by 5pm- present what...

Using Parameter Actions in a Scatterplot

Today DS14 was experimenting with the latest, beta version of Tableau Desktop (2019.2). In this short blog post, I will describe how to use some of the new features of this beta version to build a scatterplot that shows the relationship between profit and sales...

RegEx in Alteryx

DS14 spent their first day of this short week with Nick ‘RegEx’ Jastrzebski and Andre, learning about regular expressions in Alteryx and Tableau Desktop & Prep.