phData and Tessellation Merger

Tessellation is Joining Forces with phData

We’re absolutely ecstatic to announce that we’re becoming a part of the expert data team at phData. … Read More

How to Use Tableau Marimekko Chart Templates

How to Use Tableau Marimekko Chart Templates Marimekko charts–also known as a Mosaic Plot–use two dimensions to visualize a quantitive measure. There are many great tutorials on marimekko charts, but I was recently asked to create a marimekko chart with … Read More

How to Use Multiple Collapsible Containers in Tableau

How to Use Multiple Collapsible Containers in Tableau Tableau 2021.2 presented a new feature that allowed for collapsible containers on dashboards. This tutorial shows you how to use multiple collapsible containers on a dashboard. For background, you will be embedding … Read More

Live Stream: How to Switch Careers into Data Analytics in 2021

Live Stream: How to Switch Careers into Data Analytics in 2021 February 23rd, 2021, 8AM PST | 10AM CST | 11AM EST Learn career path advice to switch careers to data science or data analytics in 2021. Feeling stuck in … Read More

Live Stream: Thought Leader Masterclass Preview: Tableau Advanced Calculations​

Live Stream: Thought Leader Masterclass Preview: Tableau Advanced Calculations March 3rd, 2021, 12:30PM PST | 1:30PM CST | 3:30PM EST Throughout 2021, Data Coach will release six exclusive masterclasses instructed by renowned thought leaders in Tableau, Alteryx, Power BI, and … Read More

Circular Bar Charts: Why You Should Make Them But Never Share Them

Circular Bar Charts: Why You Should Make Them But Never Share Them It’s time to deep dive into a data visualization foundation: Bar charts! In this article, we will deep dive into the allure of Circular Bar Charts and help … Read More

Beyond Dual Axis: Using Multiple Map Layers to create next-level visualizations in Tableau

Beyond Dual Axis: How to Use Map Layers in Tableau 2020.4 to Build Next-Level Visualizations Tableau’s 2020.4 will be its boldest release yet. And while many people are sleeping on the release, a few people have already started to realize … Read More

Building an Executive Dashboard in Tableau

Building an Executive Dashboard in Tableau Over the course of 2020, I’ve put out more than 25 blog posts. If you had taken the time to read and learn from each blog you would be able to create a one-of-a-kind … Read More

KPI Design Ideas for Tableau

KPI Design Ideas Here are 15 ideas and sources of inspiration for designing your KPIs for Tableau For a very long while I’ve been collecting KPI design ideas. Specifically, I wanted to include. For all the examples I am using … Read More

Tableau Isotype Plots

Isotype Plots in Tableau What are Isotype Plots? Isotype plots are a blend of visual language that emphasizes quantitative data with symbolism that is often associated with descriptive imagery. If you wanted to simplify it its very similar to a … Read More