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Lessons from Executive Dashboarding (#3): Dividing a measure by 0 (or a negligible denominator)

Ana Yin April 23, 2018
Today’s blog is all about a very annoying issue faced when you divide a numerator by either a 0 or an almost negligible denominator. The result is either a null or a blown up percentage figure which distorts real life situations. I faced this exact ...
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Lessons from Executive Dashboarding (#2): 3 ways of excluding values from Filter display(s) in Tableau

Ana Yin February 01, 2018
One of the pains I often hear about is the lack of ‘out-of-the-box’ functionality in Tableau that allows you to restrict what values are displayed in Quick Filters. This ability would be extremely useful when you don’t want the values excluded in ...
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Lessons from Executive Dashboarding (#1): Cross workbook navigation using URL actions

Ana Yin September 25, 2017
Today’s blog is all about how to link an Overview dashboard to Detailed dashboards (these dashboards reside in different workbooks).
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Tableau Nested LODs: A Dummy’s Guide (Part 2)

Ana Yin June 28, 2017
Recently, I received the green light to teach Tableau Desktop III (Advanced), a course released late last year.
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Tableau Nested LODs: A Dummy’s Guide (Part 1)

Ana Yin June 26, 2017
Recently, I received the green light to teach Tableau Desktop III (Advanced), a course released late last year.
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Tridant & Eva Murray Host MakeoverMonday at the Hard Rock Cafe, Darling Harbour

Michael Taylor May 04, 2017
 
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How to leverage weather data for everyday business decisions

Ana Yin March 27, 2017
It is no secret that the weather affects what you eat, what you buy, where you go and how you feel. This in turn can affect business.
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Was that intended? Common Tableau drag n’ drop “accidents”

Ana Yin February 20, 2017
I recently delivered a 3-day customer on-site Tableau desktop training course for Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore and one very fair point raised was the ‘precision’ required when dragging and dropping Dimensions and Measures into the view.
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Google Analytics Style Reporting With Tableau

Ana Yin February 06, 2017
I recently completed a project for a client who asked me to create a flexible date parameter that allow users the flexibility to conduct a Year on Year (YoY) and Rolling Period (RP) analysis based on the start and end dates they choose. This sort of ...
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Meet a Triton – Ana Yin

Ana Yin January 19, 2017
1 – What have been some of the highlights and challenges of moving from an Auditing-focused role into the rapidly changing and exciting Data Visualisation space? When I first started in the Advanced Analytics & Visualisation (AAV) practice of ...
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