Course Number: TAB-106

Duration: 3 days (19.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Tableau Training Overview

Accelebrate's Advanced Analysis with Tableau is designed to accelerate your Tableau skills and take your analytical abilities to the next level. Attendees go beyond bar charts to learn advanced charting techniques, when to use them, and how to be a better data analyst. This course also teaches students how to turn their formatting into magazine-quality infographics and how to quantify impacts.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Objectives

  • Use advanced time series analytics
  • Work with distributions
  • Understand correlation analytics and relationships between data
  • Work with outlier analysis
  • Leverage advanced geographic analysis
  • Create advanced charts and dashboards

Prerequisites

All students should have 3-6 months of regular Tableau usage and familiarity with calculations.

Outline

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Introduction
Understanding what keeps the CEO up at night
How to ask the right questions
Where to find answers to these questions
What makes a visualization effective
The Ninja Analyst Framework
Advanced Time Series Analytics
  • Line Chart with Avg. Lines
  • Cycle Plots
  • Line Chart with Year over Year Growth
  • Line Chart with Percent Change and Difference
  • Line Chart with Trend Line
  • Running Total Charts
  • Line Chart with Future Projection via Regression
  • Forecasting
    • How to use them and when
    • How to interpret them
    • How to adjust them
    • Regression forecasting
    • Moving Average forecasting
    • Seasonal forecasting
  • Using the datediff calc to show differences in time periods
  • Control Charts
  • Small Multiples
Distributions
  • Percent of Total and Double Labels
  • Bar Chart with Max Color Calc
  • Seeing What’s Changed Beyond the Top 10
  • Adding Ranks as a Dimension
  • Highlight Tables
  • Histograms
  • Pareto Charts
Correlation Analytics and Relationships Between Data
  • Scatter Plots
  • Jitter Plots
  • Quadrant Charts
  • Actual vs. Budget or Actual vs. Target Bulletgraphics
  • Ratios
  • “Relative To” Charts
  • Linear Regression
    • How to create them
    • How to interpret them
    • When to use them
  • Simple Multiple Linear Regression
  • Understanding and testing for Statistical Significance with the Student’s T-test or Chi Square
Outlier Analysis
  • Averages
  • What’s changed and by how much and how big is the impact
  • Standard Deviations
  • 95
  • Box Plots
  • Sets
  • Clustering
    • When to use
    • How to interpret
    • How to adjust
  • KPIs and BANS
    • BANS
    • Reference Line Comparisons
    • KPI Indicators with YTD vs. Prev YTD (or similar types of time periods)
  • Advanced Geographic Analysis
    • Filled Map
    • Symbol Map
    • Dual Axis Map
    • Custom maps
    • Custom territories or regions
    • Mapbox
    • Background maps
  • Other Advanced Charts
    • Barbell Charts
    • Funnel Charts
    • Marginal Histograms
  • Advanced Dashboards
    • Layouts
    • Formatting
    • Fonts
    • Colors
    • Key Insights
    • Providing Recommendations
    • Quantifying Insights and Impacts of Recommendations
    • Adding Concrete Metaphors to Drive Your Message Home
    • Storypoints
  • Using these skills to advance your career and get promoted
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Tableau training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Microsoft Excel 2013 or later (2016 or later recommended)
  • Internet access
  • Related data and lab files that Accelebrate would provide


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