With a background in software engineering, English teaching abroad and business analysis, Marc completed an MSc in Business Intelligence and then work in Human Capital Analytics. After seeing the power of Tableau to uncover insights, Marc is looking forward to helping people explore and visualise their data.
The last three months have passed by very quickly, which is probably reflective of the amount and variety of tasks and learning over that time. Some reflective thoughts on how best to approach the Data School and make the most of your time here: Practice It probably...
Creating a dashboard to show metrics and a map of any of Andy Kriebel’s 286 runs.
This post walks through downloading 800 CSV files and then joining them back together to create a large dataset for analysis.
How to use the Dynamic Input tool to import multiple worksheets in an Excel file.
How to create a batch macro in Alteryx to call the UK Police crime API.
How to create an Analytic App in Alteryx with user interface controls for dynamic run-time interaction.
How to create an iterative macro in Alteryx to access the flickr API.
This post looks at how to view and customise the Tableau Server analysis dashboards
Looking at some of the HTML parameters that can be used to alter the way an embedded workbook loads on Server
This post gives an overview of the myriad file types that exist within the Tableau ecosphere
Some tips and guidelines to help ensure your Alteryx workflow doesn’t get out of control.
For the Data School application I was given a dataset containing meter readings for a variety of buildings across London including: 10 Downing Street, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Tate Modern and a number of Parliament buildings. There were a number of issues in the...
The first week at the Data School