Calculating working business hours in Alteryx

The most common request you will receive is to calculate something based on work hours especially concerning questions around productivity, hours and sales. Laine has a detailed blog post on Part 1 of calculating business hours which you can access: here I will be...

All about parameters: part 2 #tableautip

In this tableau tip, I’m going to show you how you can link 2 parameters together and get them both to operate together just like in the image below. So for this example, I used the superstore data I calculated ‘day of year’ by using this calculated...

All about parameters: part 1 #tableautip

What is a parameter? Parameters are a dynamic field that offers the user the ability to interact with your dashboard, it also adds a degree of flexibility to your dashboard. How is a parameter different from a filter? You can filter a dimension or measure and this...

How to create dots at the end of your line #tableautip

In this tableau tip I’m going to show you how to create dots at the end your line graph using the Superstore Sales data in this example: A Line Graph is one of the most frequently used graphs to show trends and analyse how the data has changed over time. When...