How to make a Waterfall chart in Tableau

Luke is back for another #WorkoutWednesday challenge. And for this week, he's challenging us to recreate an actual real-world visual that Luke recently created for a client. It's an interesting story, I encourage you to go read the intro. Let's take a look at what we're gonna do this week: Cool! A waterfall chart. I... Continue Reading →


Arctic ice is getting hot, hot, hot!

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 →

The MLB Racial Gap

February is going to be a busy month for the blog. Tableau is teaming up with other organizations and communities to help #VisualizeDiversity in honor of #BlackHistoryMonth. Week 1 - #MakeoverMonday Week 2 - Storytelling with Data Week 3 - #VizforSocialGood Week 4 - #DataforDemocracy So this first week we're looking at a visual from┬áthe... Continue Reading →

Rolling Three Month Sales

As a part of my 2018 #Vizgoals, I've committed myself to completing all 52 weeks of the #WorkoutWednesday challenge. This weekly challenge was started by Andy Kriebel and Emma Whyte in 2017 and is being carried on by Rody Zachovich and Luke Stanke. The mission is simple: Test your technical Tableau knowledge I've decided that... Continue Reading →

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