Maleeha Ahmed

Maleeha Ahmed

Maleeha Ahmed

Maleeha graduated with a BSc degree in Psychology. Throughout her studies there was a heavy focus on research (qualitative and quantitative) and data analytics using SPSS.

Upon graduating Maleeha has searched for a career utilising her skills gained from her degree. Through this time she had heard about the Data School. While researching and learning the basics of Tableau, she became fascinated with the tool. Being able to divulge into data sets and easily utilise all the information available.

Maleeha since then has set her sights into a career in data analytics with a heavy focus using Tableau.

Dashboard Week – Day 2

For day 2, Andy presented us with very clean data. The data was about police body cam use, in New Orleans. The problem I faced, to begin with, was that I felt that the data was too simple and did not have enough information to create a visualisation with.  So I spent...

Dashboard Week – Day 1

First task - Download a Shapefile with a few Thousand records. Second task -  Download a file with 250 Million records. Third task  - Try to be productive while you wait 2 and a half hours for the Second file to be downloaded.   With the large data file we were told...

The Throttle Tool – Alteryx

When web scraping, one of the problems you may come across is being blocked from a site as you have tried to access it too many times in a short period of time. One tip I found out during our web scraping sessions was about using the Throttle tool. You can find the...

Creating Clusters In Tableau

Tableau allows you to cluster A Dimension based on multiple Measures in a quick and efficient way.   Step 1: To be able to create clusters you must start with one dimension and two measures in a scatterplot diagram. Here I have Dragged sales into the Columns shelf and...

Creating A Calendar View In Tableau

Using a Calendar chart can be an impactful way to showcase information for a particular month in a view. All dates used for this graph will be discrete. Drag Date into Columns. Then turn Date type into weekday (discrete).   Then again drag date, this time into the...