Tips for Project Week

Tips for Project Week

image credits: John Kars photography | Grad Australia Thoughts and fears going into Project Week   One of the most exciting aspects of our training at The Data School, besides the obvious analytics, is that each of us gets to be project lead for a week. However,...
Journalist Deaths Abroad

Journalist Deaths Abroad

Dashboard Week’s day 5 was all about a dataset on journalists deaths. Craig also gave us an extra task, which was to use version 8.3 of Tableau to build our dashboards. For someone like me, who started using Tableau in late January 2019 (version 2019.1), Tableau...
Using Google’s Geolocation API

Using Google’s Geolocation API

Makeover Monday’s week 21 dataset was about bear attacks in the United States and Canada since 1901. Given the type of data, I thought it would be interesting to plot the attack sites on a map, somehow. However, there were no coordinates on the dataset, only...