Tableau: Data Driven Insights Bootcamp | May 26
About This Workshop
Tableau is an incredibly powerful tool for helping people and organizations become more data-driven. Whether you are a student or data scientist, the analytics platform empowers you to manage data and create data visualizations to form actionable insights. Once you understand how to use it, you’ll be able to quickly perform vital business analysis that would take 3–5 times as long with other software. Start leveraging its capabilities to make data-driven decisions and tell compelling stories with data visualization.
By the end of this full-day Tableau bootcamp, complete beginners will be able to harness Tableau’s native powers to aggregate, filter, segment, and visualize data. Get hands-on practice with all of Tableau’s major charts, and showcase your new analytical techniques by building a functional, interactive dashboard.
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If this class is recorded, students will be sent the recording link within 7 days after class completion by email. Students are encouraged to download and save any shared materials (worksheets, deck if applicable) during class for later reference as they are not be shared by email.
- Navigate the Tableau interface to build visualizations.
- Aggregate measures and dimensions.
- Apply Tableau tips and tricks as well as visualization best practices.
- Design interactive dashboards with parameters, basic calculations, and filters.
An installed version of Tableau Public or Tableau Desktop, which you can find here. Having access to a second monitor is recommended (but not required).
You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
This class will occur completely online using Zoom.
Class setup information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your class launches.
Each individual class participant must have purchased a ticket
About the Instructor
Brett Kemp enjoys spending time at the intersection of business intelligence and analytics, helping to solve complex questions and problems using data and analytics. After earning a Master of Business Administration from Virginia Tech, Brett moved to Washington, DC to pursue a career in the hospitality industry. He has worked in various data and analytics roles for major industry players including Hilton, Choice Hotels, and Disney. He is passionate about sharing his knowledge and learning from others.
Primary Technical Skills: Tableau (Desktop Certified Professional, Desktop Qualified Associate, Server Qualified Associate), MicroStrategy (MCSA, Certified Report Developer, Certified Project Developer), Alteryx (Designer Core Certification, Designer Advanced Certification) , SQL and Excel/VBA.
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