• Tapestry Conference 2015: Odds and Ends

    Readers: Had a great conference and want to share various odds and ends from the last two days. Hope to post more in a day or two. Enjoy! Michael The Graduate Athens – Funky, Eclectic. Breakfast – Shrimp and Grits The Athens, GA Double Barrelled Cannon. Failed miserably. Ellie Fields: Trying and failing is O.K.… Continue Reading

  • Small Multiples, Tableau and Ben Jones

    Readers: My BI world is changing a bit as I move more towards using Cognos and Tableau at work. In particular, I have a lot of status reports and dashboards to create for my leadership and I have been doing these mostly in Tableau. I had a situation recently where I wanted to create a small… Continue Reading

  • Tableau: Ben Jones’ 7 Pioneers of Data Visualization

    Ben Jones posted a great data visualization on his DataRemixed Web site. Ben is delivering a presentation today at TCC13 at 4pm called “7 Things We Can Learn from the Pioneers of Data Visualization”. The timeline and visualization below reveal the seven pioneers he will be considering. If you’re at TCC, be sure to swing by the Chesapeake 4-6 conference… Continue Reading

  • Tableau: Ben Jones – Remixing it up in New York

    Ben Jones is a Tableau Public Product Marketing Manager with Tableau Software. Ben recently spoke at Data Visualization New York. I wanted to share some of Ben’s thoughts. You can also find the full article on his blog. Ben’s presentation focused on how to use Tableau as a data discovery tool. Lucky for Ben, the… Continue Reading