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Persuasive Storytelling with Data Visualization

Persuasive Storytelling with Data Visualization

Once upon a time Tableau came out with a Story feature that completely changed the way we look at data visualization. Follow along with Nick Mannon, Director of Data Solutions, as he explains the importance of storytelling, and specifically when and how to tell an effective story in your data visualizations.

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May 29, 2018

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Meet Tableau’s New ETL Tool: Tableau Prep

Meet Tableau’s New ETL Tool: Tableau Prep

We love Tableau for putting data, analysis, visualizations and dashboards into the hands of anyone. Now we love them even more for developing Tableau Prep, giving everyone the ability to perform ETL! Nick Mannon, data management and visualization consultant, reviews what Tableau Prep is, and how you can use it to easily extract, transform, and load your data. This will ensure accurate and clean data so you can spend less time manipulating it, and more time analyzing it!

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January 14, 2018

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Tableau Conference 2016: Top 10 Future Features

Tableau Conference 2016: Top 10 Future Features

Many new features were announced at Tableau Conference 2016. Get the inside scoop from one of our resident data visualization and dashboard experts who will provide an overview of his favorite Top 10 new features, and how you can use those features to enhance your visualizations. By the end of this post you’ll be dying to get your hands on the latest and greatest from Tableau.

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November 30, 2016

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Tableau Tips: Review of New Cross Database Joins

Tableau Tips: Review of New Cross Database Joins

Data analysts have been waiting a long time for Tableau to add the Holy Grail of functionality, cross database joins. And with Tableau 10 just around the corner, it is on the threshold of arrival. Get ready for a shorter, more simple path to a holistic picture of your data.

Instead of being dependent on IT, you can join data to create reports and visualizations to answer your own questions.

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May 31, 2016

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