Dashboard Week: Day 5 – POWERLIFTING

Dashboard week has sadly come to an end. For our last task, we looked at the history of powerlifting. Here‘s the full brief for the task. We had limited time today (only 3 and a half hours) but luckily no data prep was necessary. Here’s the link to my final product...

Dashboard Week: Day 4 – Candy

Cannot believe it is day 4 of our dashboard week! Today, we were working with survey data about people’s favourite candies. Here‘s the full brief for the task. We had to use Tableau Prep Builder instead of Alteryx to clean up our data. It was in a relatively...

Dashboard Week: Day 3 – The Solar System

Day 3 of dashboard week was stellar! We were exploring data about the Solar System. Here’s the full brief for the task. Using the Solar System OpenData API, we downloaded the data via Alteryx. Since we had a nicely structured JSON file, it was easier than...

Dashboard Week: Day 2 – Battles in the UK

Day 2 of dashboard week was all about historic UK battles. Here are the full details about the task. It was another day of webscraping and I ended up with the below long workflow in Alteryx: After going through all the effort of scraping the tables of battles and...

Dashboard Week: Day 1 – UFO Sightings

Today is DS14’s first day of the Data School’s famous Dashboard Week! For our first challenge, we had to scrape UFO sightings data from The National UFO Reporting Center Database website using Alteryx and then create a viz in Tableau. Andy posted the full...