Parul Kapoor

Parul is Masters in Mathematics with passion in Statistics. She likes to play with numbers and solve puzzles.  She began her career in education by teaching high school students. One of her friends introduced her to Tableau and that changed her professional life forever. She got inspired by power of data. A bit of self-study and guidance from others, led her to DSAU3. She likes to start her day with yoga and jogging. In her leisure time she likes to cook and spend time with her family.

Reflective Blog

Sixteen weeks of training joyride in Data School is going to be over soon. It feels like it’s just started, and we are still giving introductions to each other. It was indeed an intensive training and was full of learning, fun and excitement. There was unparalleled...

Learning SQL

What is SQL? SQL (pronounced "ess-que-el") stands for Structured Query Language. SQL is used to communicate with a database. SQL became a standard of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in 1986, and of the International Organization for Standardization...

Dashboard Week – Day 2 – Mission Power BI

In Day 2 of Dashboard Week, we were given the challenge to Design some powerful and convincing dashboards illustrating the impact of plastic on our oceans using Power BI. We were given around 10 different CSV files and were open to using additional data. We were also...

Creating Sankey Chart in Tableau!

Sankey Diagram shows the flow in the relationship between two different elements. I made Sankey Diagram in Tableau using Sample Superstore Dataset to show the flow of Sales between two different dimensions Segment and Region. You can also go through a blog written by...

Show survey data in a trendy way!

I am using Radial Pie Gauge Chart to show dummy data for Video Streaming Services people use. 1. The dummy survey data was recorded in an excel sheet and an assumption was made that people use multiple services. 2. Duplicate sheet by the union to itself in tableau. 3....

How to create a Radial Bar Chart in tableau?

I am using Superstore subset data for creating a radial bar chart in tableau to show sales by product category for each year. 1. First, union the data source to itself to get a new column for Table Name. 2. Create a calculated field Path. It is required to draw the...

Parameter Actions to drill down

This blog is a demonstration to use latest parameter actions feature of Tableau 2019.2. It helps to drill down in the selected category of a bar graph to further explore its components. 1. This sheet is showing the sum of sales for each Category for Sample superstore...