Data Visualization with Tableau

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  • Explain the fundamentals of Tableau Desktop and how it works
  • Develop dashboards, analytics, and stories using Tableau
  • Creating various chart types in Tableau• Identify which chart types are the right ones to create based on the data
  • Creating interactive dashboards in TableauIdentify when to use factual reporting versus powerful storytelling

Data visualization has become a key part of monitoring performance in businesses today. In this book, we will be taking you through the fundamentals of data visualization best practice, how to apply this to business context; and how to pull this all together to produce a power data story using the industry leading software, Tableau. You will walk away from this book with the tools and practical examples (and resources) required to help you with data analysis going forward.

  • Best practices in data visualization and exploring chart types
  • Hands-on activities on latest Tableau Desktop version 2018
  • Fundamentals of Tableau storytelling
Page Count 265
Course Length 7 hours 57 minutes
ISBN 9781789802269
Date Of Publication 30 Jul 2019


Chris Dunigan

Chris Dunigan studied politics and history at University but soon realized that his interests lay in information technology. After spending early years of his informatics career at BT, he entered the healthcare world in 2002 with roles in NHS Direct in the North East and Strategic Health Authorities in the South West of England. His expertise in the data flows of the NHS let to a role in a fledgling healthcare enterprise called Assura Medical. Chris was the sole Information Management professional in the organization upon appointment in 2007. Over the next 8 years, he took on increasing responsibilities as the business grew and was subsequently acquired by Virgin in 2010. By 2013, Chris led a team of 40+ technology professionals as Head of Informatics and Business Intelligence. This meant accountability for all information management, server infrastructure, and clinical systems service provision to the 200+ clinical services.Since founding Cloudstream Partners, Chris has been providing Tableau consultancy and training services across a wide range of industries including financial services, healthcare, and technology giants. he is a Tableau Server Qualified Associate as well as a Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate.