How to document in Tableau: Three top tips

In this post I’ll describe three documentation tips I wish I would have known earlier when using Tableau. They are; Leaving comments in calculated fieldsLeaving comments on dimensions or measuresAdding a caption pane at the bottom of the page During the Data School...

Makeover Monday Week 19 2020

Today we were given one hour to complete a Makeover Monday during training. This involves critiquing a visualization and re-building it with the same data. This week, I decided to document my thought process and highlight the steps I went through the project. ...

Time management for beginners

Expert procrastinator? Tired of wasting time?  Last minute- Leonidas?  I (ahem) may have been some of these things am sometimes (ahem) these things. Because I don’t have the time for this (excuse the pun), I really want to improve my time management...

Dashboard Week Day 4

I’m nearing the end of Dashboard Week at the Data School. For those who don’t know what this is; it’s an intense week with daily project which needs to be ready to present by 3.30pm. During this week time NEEDS to be managed properly.  After a couple days...