Saqib Saeed

Saqib Saeed is an Electrical Engineer with an Masters degree in Business Administration. Saqib has over 10 years’ experience as a
Telecommunications Network Operations Engineer where he has played a critical role in gaining insights on KPIs. He hopes to help industries and businesses make better data driven decisions.

Saqib is an avid Cricket fan. Other than that, he enjoys family hangouts, visiting restaurants and Netflix-ing. The one food that Saqib wouldn’t mind having for the rest of his life is Biryani.

Cohort Analysis-Tableau

Cohort Analysis-Tableau

Before building a Cohort Chart in tableau it's important to understand its usage in the businesses. First, we need to understand its purpose and how to interpret it. This analysis is one of the first things venture capitalists would ask for when thinking about making...

How to Find Min and Max values in Time Series?

How to Find Min and Max values in Time Series?

There are times when you may want to find the minimum or maximum value in a time series. Well, it can be attained by using below listed three methods in Tableau. 1- By Label Mark card. 2- By Window_Max & Window_Min functions. 3- By LODs Calculations. In this blog,...

How to add custom Color Palette in Tableau?

How to add custom Color Palette in Tableau?

Yes! It is possible to add a custom color palette of your choice in Tableau. In this blog, I will show step by step how to do that. First of all search for 'My Tableau Repository" and open it. You will find a file with the name 'Preferences' in the repository folder....

Proportional Brushing | Set and Set Actions

Proportional Brushing | Set and Set Actions

What is Proportional Brushing? The concept of proportional brushing involves interacting with data by viewing the proportion of your selection in relation to all or other items rather than filtering from a selection. Using Tableau's Set Actions feature, you can...

Show&Hide Chart in Dashboard

Show&Hide Chart in Dashboard

Yes, It is possible to show and hide charts in the dashboard while filtering on dimension. This method not only enables users to show a chart when it is required but also helps in the efficient use of Dashboard space. How to do that? Well, it is simple to build in...

Excel vs Alteryx – My Thoughts

Excel vs Alteryx – My Thoughts

Since I have been using Excel for years, I have found it to be very helpful in terms of cleaning and transforming data. In contrast, when I got a chance to learn Alteryx, my views changed entirely. I realize we can automate many repetitive processes without tedious...

First Two Weeks at Data School

First Two Weeks at Data School

I’m writing this blog to share my learnings and experiences during the first two weeks at Data School. Our cohort's first day was Monday 4th October, but due to public holidays in Sydney, we set up our laptops and software on Friday. Following a brief introduction...