The benefits of Makeover Monday for a Tableau learner

I cannot believe its been six months since I first started enhancing my data visualisation skills by using Tableau on the 1st January 2017 and it has changed my life. As a Data Journalist for a few years, I had relied on infogr.am to generate my visualisations for my stories, but it was not until … Continue reading The benefits of Makeover Monday for a Tableau learner

Makeover Monday Week 20 – Youth Employment in South American Countries

This week's Makeover Monday was very different to past Makeover Monday entries as this will be the last entry before I head off to Portugal for a week in the Algarve for some sun and relaxation. How lovely! In terms of the background for Makeover Monday Week 20, entrants could decide on doing a Makeover … Continue reading Makeover Monday Week 20 – Youth Employment in South American Countries

Reflecting on my first two Tableau #MakeoverMonday weeks so far – a lot to learn

After being recommended to try Tableau's weekly social data project #MakeoverMonday, which is run by Andy Kriebel and Eva Murray, I have immersed myself in the project which has given me a place where I can share my work on social media within the Tableau community and get feedback by other participants. Whilst it has … Continue reading Reflecting on my first two Tableau #MakeoverMonday weeks so far – a lot to learn

First Makeover Monday – Week 3: @RealDonaldTrump dataviz

Yesterday, I started my first Makeover Monday session in Tableau, which was an exciting but daunting experience. It got me thinking about reflecting on each week of doing Makeover Monday through the stories I tell with my visualisations. This week's Makeover Monday Week 3 was an opportunity to look at finding a story through @RealDonaldTrump's … Continue reading First Makeover Monday – Week 3: @RealDonaldTrump dataviz