I've never really done resolutions before or put my goals on "paper." That changes in 2018. Here's what I'm going to be up to in 2018 from a professional/dataviz prospective. Come along this journey with me!
Sports predictions are pretty worthless but it gives us fans something to debate but there's no value and should not be trusted.
For week 20 of #MakeoverMonday, we're looking at traffic data. Europe traffic data to be specific. Check out the original below: What works well Title Axis is labeled Contextual notes are footnoted Columns are easy to read What could be improved I'm constantly confused by the colors, I keep looking for a legend only to... Continue Reading →
Week 16 of #MakeoverMonday was a special one. Eva and Andy were doing a live makeover session at the London Tableau User Group. The fine folks who run that group, Sarah Bartlett & Pablo Gomez, decided to live stream the event! So after figuring out the time difference and clearing my schedule, I was able... Continue Reading →
For week 15, we're looking at a very topical dataset. The National Snow & Ice Data Center has taken daily sea ice coverage measurements dating back to the late 1970's. Recently, they created the visual below from the data: What works well The time to insight is very low with this visual. I know exactly... Continue Reading →
After a small hiatus, I'm back. It was a good break but I'm excited to get back into this. It's week 14 of #MakeoverMonday and we're taking a look this chart and table on Worldwide Wine Production What works well The title is good The units are shown. They are explained earlier in the PDF... Continue Reading →
In the essence of sharing knowledge, I wanted to share a way that I got around a problem I was having with a dashboard at work. For this post, I'll be using the Sample Superstore data source that comes with Tableau. I've attempted to isolate and replicate my issues as closely as possible. The Problem... Continue Reading →
It's March which means it's time for another #SWDChallenge from Cole Knaflic, author of the widely popular "Storytelling With Data" book and blog. Each month in 2018, Cole challenges the dataviz community to create a visualization following a specific theme. This month, the challenge is bar charts. Bar charts are simple and probably the most... Continue Reading →
March is Women's History Month and #MakeoverMonday has partnered with Equal Measures 2030 for week 10. And we're looking at what and how well policymakers know about issues concerning women and girls around the world. Here's the original: What works well The layout is easy to read The colors are consistent The labels/legends are easily/quickly... Continue Reading →