Work Out Wednesday 23.31 (My First #WOW)

Work Out Wednesday 23.31 (My First #WOW)

Introduction To close out our third week at The Data School, DSAU25 had the pleasure of doing our first Work Out Wednesday and presenting it.  We had the choice between a WOW that included a table calculation or a LOD function.  I chose the LOD function route as I...
Introduction to Tableau LOD Functions

Introduction to Tableau LOD Functions

Introduction to LOD Functions If you’re like me you’ve spent hours putting together the perfect dashboard only for it to be ruined by a filter or dashboard action.  Or perhaps you have had a great idea for a plot but you weren’t able to create it...
Three Charts You Should Never Use

Three Charts You Should Never Use

While I understand how exciting it is the first time you create a bubble chart or how cool you think a tree map looks when you are first learning data visualization there is ALMOST always a better option than the three charts listed in this blog.  Data visualization...
5 Tools To Get Started With Alteryx

5 Tools To Get Started With Alteryx

At first glance, Alteryx can seem extremely intimidating but I can tell you that it only takes a short amount of time to understand the basics and the rest will come with time.  While there are numerous tools that allow you to do almost anything you need to the data,...