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3 Creative Ways to Use Transparent Sheets in Tableau

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Ryan Sleeper

Unlock new design possibilities by layering sheets and graphics You’ll see how to add: (1) a trend line in the…

Using the (M)OST Model to Create Dashboard Objectives

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Ryan Sleeper

How to Create SMART Objectives to Make Your Dashboards Actionable Ryan talks about how mission statements, objectives, strategies and tactics…

Using Tableau’s INDEX() Function for Easier Top N Filtering

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Ryan Sleeper

Make filter results more predictable by basing them on row number Do your filters ever return a result you weren’t…

Two Ways to Make Dynamic Slope Graphs in Tableau

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Ryan Sleeper

Reveal hidden insights in line graphs by using slope graphs Learn the benefit of slope graphs, a simple formula for…

Two Ways to Make Dumbbell Charts in Tableau

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Ryan Sleeper

An Engaging Option for Comparing Two Dimension Members As opposed to a dot plot alone, dumbbell charts help communicate what…

Two Ways to Make a Diverging Bar Chart in Tableau

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Ryan Sleeper

Make Bars Diverge Left Even when Values are Positive You will learn how to make diverging bar / tornado /…

Why and How to Make Jitter Plots in Tableau

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Ryan Sleeper

Separate overlapping marks to reveal more underlying data Learn how to improve charts like box-and-whisker plots that have lots of…

When in Doubt in Tableau Then Right-Click

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Ryan Sleeper

One of my favorite shortcuts for getting hints on how to move forward in Tableau Right-clicking in Tableau often provides…

Two Types of Data Stories and Tactics for Handling Each

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Ryan Sleeper

When we know the outcome vs. making our user part of the story Did you know there are two types…