Alex Taylor-Jackson

Alex has moved to Australia from the beautiful South Coast of England having obtained a degree in Economics in the Netherlands. As a passionate problem solver, Alex is eager to apply his degree in understanding and solving some of the leading challenges in the world using big data, and sharing his insights through data visualisation. In his spare time, Alex enjoys hiking, travelling, swimming and running.

Tableauopoly

Tableauopoly

Tableauopoly As I write this the world is gripped in the vice of the coronavirus pandemic. Like all people, I am limited by what I can go and do outside, so we look for what can be done inside. In my house we have the Sydney version of monopoly, this gave me an idea...

Portraits in Tableau

Portraits in Tableau

For this blog, I will try to explain how to create a portrait in Tableau of whatever you want with the colours as they appear. It should be noted that this is purely an aesthetic thing to do in Tableau. List of Programmes needed: R Tableau Alteryx Notepad++ To begin...

Macro and Analytical App Basics

Macro and Analytical App Basics

INTRODUCTION For this blog, I wanted to focus on a topic that I am perhaps not so confident with: Macros and Analytic Apps. I will give an example of each to further my knowledge and the readers. MACROS The premise behind macros is to save time. By this, I mean that...

Everything Table Calculations

Everything Table Calculations

INTRO In this blog, I will be describing all things to do with Table Calculations. The pretence behind this blog is to help with a teaching session I will give soon about Table Calculations. So, what are Table Calculations? Directly from Tableau help, “Table...