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Tableau Prep vs. Alteryx: Basic Data Prep | Extras, Governance, Price

Tableau Prep vs. Alteryx Designer: Basic Data Preparation Part 4: Pricing, Governance, and other features If you missed the rest of the series, start here! Though Tableau Prep and Alteryx have some differences in breadth and depth of product functionality, … Read More

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How to build a sales funnel in Tableau: #WOW2019 – Week 14 Solution

How to build a sales funnel in Tableau: Workout Wednesday – Week 14 Solution We’re in the middle of a lockdown and my audio driver is broken on my laptop so this week’s video solution is just a blog post. … Read More

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I Can Alteryx That #6 - Spatial Route

SPATIAL ROUTE | WEEKLY CHALLENGE #6 | I CAN ALTERYX THAT

SPATIAL ROUTE | WEEKLY CHALLENGE #6 | I CAN ALTERYX THAT You’ve been handed a data set containing locations that different sales reps visits. Your goal is to map the route that each rep takes and calculate the distance traveled … Read More

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Alteryx’s Multi-Row Formula Tool

Alteryx’s Multi-Row Formula Tool How can you talk with your data that’s not in the same row? The Multi-Row Formula tool! Your walk-talkie to communicate (and change!) data that’s up and down in your fields. The Multi-Row Formula Tool Check … Read More

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SPATIAL INFO | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

SPATIAL INFO | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS Knowledge is power! But finding out additional information about your points, lines, and polygons on your maps can be difficult. It often involves some complicated calculations. Luckily, Alteryx has consolidated a number of common … Read More

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How to Create a Range Parameter in Tableau

Improving Parameter Design: Part 9 Rethinking Slider Parameter Formatting in Tableau Welcome to the 9th post on improving parameter design in Tableau. So far we have discussed: how parameter formatting hasn’t improved over time and gave one possible design solution … Read More

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Tableau Prep vs. Alteryx: Basic Data Prep | Joining, Transformation, and Output (Part 3)

Tableau Prep vs. Alteryx Designer: Basic Data Preparation Part 3: Joining, Transformation, and Output This is Part 3, consider starting at Part 1! Though Tableau Prep and Alteryx have some differences in breadth and depth of product functionality, many look … Read More

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Alteryx’s Summarize Tool

Alteryx’s Summarize Tool Slice and dice to your heart’s content! Just like a Pivot Table in Excel, the Summarize tool lets us aggregate our data into a more concise level of detail. The Summarize Tool Check Out the 2-Minute Tool … Read More

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Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau (Part 1)

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau Part 1: The Introduction Quick without thinking too much about it answer the following questions: What chart type is used the most when displaying data? What chart type is the hardest to design? What … Read More

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POLY-BUILD | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

POLY-BUILD | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS This month ended about being spatial themed, which wasn’t the plan, but I am going to roll with it. To continue that trend, we are going to learn how to create lines and shapes on … Read More

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