Improve Tableau Performance By Data Optimization

Improve Tableau Performance By Data Optimization

“Why is my workbook taking so long to load? How do I improve my Tableau dashboard performance?”   As a data analytics consultant, one of the more frequent pains described to me by clients is slow performing dashboards. To troubleshoot and improve Tableau...
Reflections: Who Is That Girl I See…

Reflections: Who Is That Girl I See…

Staring straight back at me. Jokes, I can’t use a Disney reference/pic here. 4 months of training for DSAU2 comes to an end. It’s crazy to think that not too long ago, we were all scrambling to sit at the front of the room to follow Pete’s Tableau...
Day 5: The Fall Of A Motor Titan?

Day 5: The Fall Of A Motor Titan?

Final day of dashboard week! The Brief We were given 2018 Motor Vehicle Census data from the Australian Bureau of Statistic (ABS) Data for the final day of dashboard week. Since we’re presenting at 3PM today, the dataset is a lot thinner and easier to work with....
Day 4: Pastels, Fluros, BTS, and K-pop

Day 4: Pastels, Fluros, BTS, and K-pop

And… it’s day 4. The Brief, Ideas and Challenges Craig simply told us to look up the Eventful API and use it to create a Tableau visualisation. Seemed easy, we’d all used APIs before over the last 4 months. Whilst everyone else immediately talked...
Day 3: Terrorism By Region & Marketing Terror

Day 3: Terrorism By Region & Marketing Terror

Day 3 of dashboarding week! The Brief Sweet dataset to work with today since it’s full of analysis and storytelling potential. Craig gave us the Global Terrorism Database to find insight and tell a story with. Data Prep Data prep was pretty straightforward...