Data Analysis, Dashboards and Visualization - How to create powerful visualizations like a Zen Master
In today’s data economy and disruptive business environment, data is the new oil and data analysis with data visualization is vital for professionals and companies to stay competitive. Data Analysis and developing useful and interactive visualizations which provide insights may seem complex for a non -data professional. That should not be the case, thanks to various BI & data visualization tools. Tableau is one of the most popular one and widely used in various industries by individual users to enterprise roll out.
In this hands-on training session you will learn to turn your data into interactive dashboards, how to create stories with data and share these dashboards with your internal/external stakeholders. We will begin with practices for creating charts and storytelling utilizing best visual practices. Whether your goal is to explain an insight or let your audience explore data insights, using Tableau’s simple drag-and-drop user interface makes the task easy and enjoyable.
You will learn to use functionalities like Table Calculations, Sets, Filters, Parameters and predictive analytics using forecast functions . You will also learn mapping and other visual functionalities. We will demo few charts such as Waterfall charts, Pareto charts, Gantt Charts, Control Charts and Box and Whisker’s plot.
We will focus on data Visualization workflows and best practices using zen master techniques.
Outline/Structure of the Workshop
In this workshop, we’ll cover intermediate and advanced tableau functionality:
- Perform data analyses and create graphs from a real-world data set, using Tableau Public (free to use)
- Deeper Analysis – Trends, Clustering, Distributions, and Forecasting
- Table Calculations, Sets, Filters, Parameters and Pages
- Right and Wrong way to build Dashboards and Best Practices
- Examples of Tableau Stories and Dashboards best practices + Tips
- Choose Five or Fewer Colors for Your Dashboards
- Common Charts to use
- Include Comparisons for data – time series (annual, quarterly, etc)
- Use Segmentation for visuals
- Design Tips for Enhancing Your Visualizations
- Creating Efficient Workbooks
- Make Beautiful Charts in and Advanced ones - Waterfall, Pareto, etc
After this training session, you will gain skills to confidently analyze and visualize complex data sets with ease .You will be guided using data set to build a compelling and convincing dashboards and story. You will build those during the session with best visual practices. This session is for anyone who works with data and is interested in building dashboards and communicate insights about data with stories.
- Create the most important visuals used in business analysis and transform data
- Design business dashboards
- Tell stories with data
- Deliver compelling business analysis
- Be fully prepared to examine, and present data for any purpose - scientific data or forecasts about profits/sales,hr,finance
Data Analysts, Business Analysts, Data Scientists, Intermediate to Advanced Users of Data, Professional from any background looking to analyze their own data and create meaningful insights and to communicate to their stakeholders
Prerequisites for Attendees
Software you will need on your laptop for the workshop:
1) Tableau Public: It's free to install, Go to this link and install Tableau Public
2) Tableau Reader: It's free too and can be used to open Tableau worksheets created by others.
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