Per Jenna Ross of Visual Capitalist, Few investors could have predicted that a viral outbreak would end the longest-running bull market in U.S. history. Now, the COVID-19 pandemic has pushed stocks far into bear market territory. From its peak on February 19th, the S&P 500 has fallen almost 30%. While this volatility can cause investors to panic, it’s […]

I hope all of you are safe and healthy. Working at home does have its benefits, but it also has its drawbacks of being isolated from the rest of the world. My wife and I get up early every day, make sure we take showers and get dressed, and walk the dogs in the evenings […]

Planned Tableau 2020.2 Features Metrics – Monitor the KPIs for your business from anywhere. Metrics are a fast and streamlined way to monitor key performance indicators (KPIs). They’re created from nearly any Tableau dashboard, enabling any business user to track their business data just like stocks in an investment portfolio. This new capability is optimized for […]

Soha Elghany Bio Soha is a psychologist that developed an intrigue for data during her MSc in psychosis. She conducted a research study into factors affecting sense of presence in a virtual reality social environment, which has been submitted to the journal of Cyberpsychology, Behaviour and Social Networking. This was Soha’s first insight into the […]

Frederic Fery Bio Frederic drives innovation in the healthcare sector in Queensland, Australia by day and a Tableau data visualisation enthusiast by night. Frederic has a passion for data story telling and enjoys using Tableau to viz about politics, sport, Aussie social issues & social good. Frederic got his first Tableau light-bulb moment in 2016 […]

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 […]

I really liked this chart from Visual Capitalist and thought I would share. It was created by Paul Schmelzing, visiting scholar at the Bank of England (BOE), and shows how global real interest rates have experienced an average annual decline of -0.0196% (-1.96 basis points) throughout the past eight centuries. Source: Dorothy Neufeld, Visualizing the 700-Year […]