A couple of week’s late, but here is my #MakeoverMonday for Week 51. Inspiration by Meera Umasankar. Here is the link to my dataviz for this week on Tableau Public.

Readers: Merry Christmas! I just added 10 new entries to My Favorite Data Analytics & Data Visualization Blogs list. These blogs are from The Flerlage Twins (Ken and Kevin), Nicole Lohr, Chantilly Jaggernauth, Sam Parsons, Alberto Lucas Lopez, Mark Connolly, Dorian Banutoiu, Jim Dehner, and Lisa Adell Carlson. I am slowing putting the blogs in […]

A week late (again), but here is my #MakeoverMonday for Week 50. Inspiration by Evelina Judeikyte. The average American spends as much as $1,200 every year on fast food — and roughly a quarter of the U.S. population eats three or more fast food meals per week. All of the biggest fast food chains now […]

Dynamic parameters Say goodbye to republishing workbooks with parameters every time the underlying data changes. Set your parameter once, and Tableau will automatically update the parameter’s list of values every time someone opens the workbook. Viz animations Viz animations help you see and understand your changing data. It’s easy to track the logical steps behind […]

A week late (again), but here is my #MakeoverMonday for Week 49. Inspiration by the incredible Meera Umasankar. Updated 12/14/2019: Per feedback from Eva Murray, Sarah Bartlett, Charlie Hutcheson, and Meera Umasankar, I changed the background color from the LOUD blue to a lighter gray. I also added a sub-title over the line chart stating […]

A week late, but here is my #MakeoverMonday for Week 48. I found this a particularly fun assignment. I did some additional research on the sounds a squirrel makes as I was not familiar with the terms Kuks and Quaas. Map inspiration from Nicolas Mieszaly, #Squirrel Census in Central Park, Tableau Public, here. Here is […]

Kate Schaub Bio Kate is currently the Business Intelligence Technical Lead for the State of Montana’s Department of Administration. In this position, she oversees the Enterprise Tableau environment as well as the use of data analytics, and the design and creation of dashboards, whether it’s for executive use, to be included in custom applications, or […]