Key to Success at Data School – Ask Questions

If I could do it all again, what advice would I give myself before starting DS5?  This is a tough one. At first, I came up with a generic list of Dos and Don’ts. As I went through the list I started to notice a recurring theme: Ask questions Ask questions in the...

Data School Week 13 – Teaching Week

Data School Week 13 – Teaching Week I have fallen behind with my blogging once again! Here is a recap of week 13, it was student teaching week for the DS. To help get us comfortable teaching/training others on Tableau and Alteryx, we were each assigned a topic...

Data School Week 12

Data School Week 12 Week 12 was another client project week, with some student teaching mixed in. The week kicked-off with a one-hour Makeover Monday session visualising Sydney Ferries Network data.  After, we went straight into client project mode. I worked on the...

Data School Week 11 – SQL and Advanced Tableau

Data School Week 11 Week 11 it was back to business as usual with another client project interspersed with training sessions on SQL and advanced Tableau Desktop skills. Client Project This project was especially exciting because it was my first time working with data...

Data School Week 10 – Dashboard Week

Data School Week 10 – Dashboard Week In case you missed it, week 10 was Dashboard Week at DS. Every day we were given a dataset, and a list of requirements from Coach Kriebel, we had to create an Alteryx workflow to clean up and aggregate the data, and then use...