After doing BA in Economics Anna took a break from the world of data for 4 years, working odd jobs in several different continents and blogging about her experiences. She then returned to the UK to do a Masters in Online Journalism at Birmingham City University. During the course she discovered data visualisations was a great way to merge her storytelling and data skills. After attending the Tableau Zen Master Tour, the Data School was the logical next step.

3 things I learned from the first week of Data School

3 things I learned from the first week of Data School

There's been a lot of information thrown at us in the first week of the Data School: Sorting, filtering, table calculations, a whole bunch of different types of charts and more. But it's been fun to explore and hopefully, some of it has stuck! So here's a taste of...

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Makeover Monday: Temperatures are rising

Makeover Monday: Temperatures are rising

Day 2 at the Data School, it was time for a #MakeoverMonday.  Ed Hawkins' visualisation of average global temperatures was our first chance to remake a viz and put our new Tableau knowledge to the test. My thoughts on the original viz: Things I Like: The animation...

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