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Tableau Desktop Introduction for Experienced IT Professionals
In this fast paced course, learn to understand techniques for creating visualizations and combining them in interactive dashboards.
In this course you will be prepared to take full advantage of Tableau's features. Whether you’re an experienced data analyst that wants to explore 2019-2020’s new Tableau, or you’re a beginner that wants to expand your skillset and bring a more professional and sharper approach to their organization, we’ve got you covered. Beginning with the fundamentals, such as data connections with various file types, you’ll soon learn how to build and customize your own data visualizations and dashboards, essential for high-level visibility and effective data visualization. You’ll also work with Tableau’s many wizards and shortcuts, for the purpose of creating beautiful Business Intelligence visualizations quickly and with the least amount of effort. In addition, we’ll show you how to work with calculations, dashboards and stories and be able to understand the various Tableau products that your company may be using. Therefore, you and your organization – will start making smarter and informed decisions which is really what this class provides.
• Create stylish visualizations and dashboards that explain complexity with clarity• Learn effective data storytelling to transform how your business uses ideas and makes decisions• Explore features in Tableau Desktop that will help you redefine what business visualizations mean to your organization• Find out how to build effective visualizations and dashboards• Prepare and clean your data so you can be sure Tableau Desktop is finding answers to your questions• Discover how to create advanced visualizations that explain complexity with clarity and style• Learn how to use data storytelling to aid decision-making and strategy• Share dashboards and visualizations to cultivate a culture where data is available and valued
Module 1 - Venturing on to Advanced Visualizations· Comparing Values· Visualizing Dates and Times· Relating Parts of the Data to the Whole· Visualizing Distributions and Multiple Axes to Compare Different MeasuresModule 2 - Diving Deep with Table Calculations· Quick Table Calculations· Relative Versus Fixed· Custom Table Calculations· Data DensificationModule 3 - Making Visualizations that Look Great and Work Well· Visualization Considerations· Leveraging Formatting in Tableau· Adding Value to VisualizationsModule 4 - Telling a Data Story with Dashboards· Key Concepts for Dashboards· Designing Dashboards in Tableau· Designing for Different Displays and Devices· How Actions Work· StoriesModule 5 - Digging Deeper – Trends, Clustering, Distributions and Forecasting· Trends· Clustering· Distributions· Forecasting
Module 6 - Cleaning and Structuring Messy Data· Structuring Data for Tableau· Dealing with Data Structure Issues· Overview of Advanced Fixes for Data ProblemsModule 7 - Introducing Tableau Prep· Getting Prepped to Explore Tableau Prep· Understanding the Tableau Prep Builder Interface· Flowing with the Fundamental ParadigmModule 8 - Advanced Visualizations, Techniques, Tips, and Tricks· Advanced Visualizations· Sheet Swapping and Dynamic Dashboards· Mapping Techniques· Using Background Images· Animation· Transparency
Tableau Desktop Specialist
Before attending this course, you should have experience using Microsoft Excel with Pivot Tables and calculations. A basic understanding of the Windows Operating System is also highly recommended.
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