Dashboard Week: Feeling swanky with my sankey

Dashboard Week: Feeling swanky with my sankey

Today was the first day of Dashboard week. We had the pleasure of undertaking Cole’s Storytelling With Data challenge on AidData. It is the first time that a dataset was actually provided! How exciting! Cole treated us by dropping in to our headquarters in Pyrmont and...
Dashboard Week: Such an ‘EVENTFUL’ day

Dashboard Week: Such an ‘EVENTFUL’ day

2nd last day of dashboard week! Our task was to use Eventful’s API to webscrape events from their website. The brief was quite open ended. Just use the API and make something. So, something I made! The difficulty begins with the data we actually extracted from the...
A (Tableau) date with yours truly

A (Tableau) date with yours truly

Disclaimer: This is going to be one of those dates where the other person just constantly talks about work, because I will be going through some date formulas and how to create parameters to filter out different date views. The formulas we will be using include...
Facts and Dimensions: Star (schema) Crossed Lovers

Facts and Dimensions: Star (schema) Crossed Lovers

This blog post is a deeper dive of star schemas. Please go to this link to check that out first (https://www.thedataschool.com.au/andrew-banh/the-allure-of-star-schemas/). Facts and dimensions tables form the basis of any business’ data strategy. It is from the data...