Alex Stephens

Alex Stephens

Originally from Plymouth (pronounced: plim-uhth) in the UK, Alex Stephens has moved across the globe in pursuit of a data analytics career. After many years working as a Technical Manager at a concrete company, Alex found a passion for data analytics which really helped him cement his spot in the Data School. His decision to move to Australia stems from his love of travel, hoping one day to see British Columbia, but for now, happy to settle for our local coasts. Oddly, despite creating a Viz specifically on shark attacks in Australia since the 1960’s and knowing full well the risks associated with being in the water, Alex still loves the beach and has decided that snorkeling is an appropriate way to pass the time.

Interactive Sets with Set Actions

Interactive Sets with Set Actions

This week we took at look at Sets and Set Actions in Tableau and how we can use these to enhance the user experience on our dashboards. For the purposes of this post, I will demonstrate using Sean Miller’s Workout Wednesday Viz to show how the user can interactively...

Week 1 at DSDU

Week 1 at DSDU

Our first week at The Data School Down Under is done – and what a week it has been! Here’s a brief reflection on my experience so far.   The People I am one of eight to join the DSAU7 cohort and already I can tell I’m in with a great bunch. Since our original...