Adam Green Bio I’m a senior data & visualisation developer and team lead at Jisc, however I wasn’t always a dataviz nerd. I started life as a music nerd! I studied for a BA in Music and fell in love with the analysis of music, a catalyst being the serial music of Schoenberg. Transfixed by […]

Maria Brock Bio My name is Maria Brock, I was born in Michigan but consider myself a Virginia native as I’ve spent most of my life near the Washington D.C. area. I’m a senior at George Mason University studying to get my Bachelor of Science in Economics and minoring in Data Analytics. I’m a Tableau […]

Jeff Plattner Bio Jeff is currently a Data and Analytics Consultant with Daugherty Business Solutions, in Minneapolis, MN. In this role, he leverages his passion for data visualization to help his clients better see and understand their data. In his two years with Daugherty, Jeff has developed and helped deploy Tableau dashboards for several clients, […]

Sam Parsons Bio Sam Parsons is only one year into his Tableau journey and has been working as a Senior Data Visualisation Developer for Dyson for the last 6 months; which is his first Tableau specific job.  He lives near the Georgian City of Bath in the UK and is a proud father of three […]

Chris Love Bio Chris has an extensive background in data analysis spanning 10 years; initially working in SAS and SQL, he was asked to evaluate an early version of Alteryx 8 years ago and hasn’t looked back since. Empowered by this new technology, and with an advantage over his peers who were using more traditional […]

Lorna Eden’s Bio Lorna started her data viz journey as part of The Information Lab’s Data School, a 2-year program being taught Tableau and Alteryx by the best of the best. Previously, she studied a BSc and MSc in Sports Science, alongside a placement with British Gymnastics, which is where she learned to use Tableau […]

Readers: Today, I am blogging my roundtable discussion with Bridget Cogley and Joshua Milligan. Bridget Cogley Bridget started her professional career as an American Sign Language interpreter.  She loved it, did a fair bit of medical and post-secondary interpreting, and enjoyed analyzing language.  Bridget feels it set the stage for what she does now. Since interpreting, […]

Readers:Today, I am featuring an interview with Filippo Mastroianni. Filippo was born in Milan, Italy. He is a Data Analyst and Consultant for The Information Lab Italy. Filippo helps organizations make data-driven decisions, helping clients make sense of their data and embracing a new analytical culture. Filippo graduated with a thesis on Data Journalism and discovered […]

Readers: Today, I am going to divert from my normal blog posting and share a guest post from my co-worker, Ken Black (photo, right). Ken uses Alteryx, Tableau and other analytical techniques to investigate data. He has significant experience working with large data sets from both business and scientific projects that spanned from millions to […]