Data Storytelling with Tableau

23 Ratings

Course Number: TAB-110

Duration: 2 days (13 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Tableau Training Overview

Accelebrate's Data Storytelling with Tableau training course teaches participants how to effectively find and communicate insights in data with a focus on context, design, communication, and automation. This class includes time for workshopping with your own data to make improvements and create more impactful data-driven narratives.

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.

Objectives

  • Ask questions to get the right context for any analysis
  • Determine which metrics are important and how to analyze, visualize them appropriately
  • Identify common pitfalls of data analysis and visualization
  • Apply best practices of data visualization and storytelling
  • Communicate insights in a clear, simple way that tells a story to drive action

Prerequisites

All students should have prior experience working with corporate reporting.

Outline

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Introduction
What keeps the CEO up at night
Obtaining Context
  • Focus on the why
  • Challenging assumptions
  • Identifying key metrics
  • Tying back to measurable business impacts
Exploratory vs. Explanatory Analysis
  • Digging deeper in your data to find key insights
  • Identifying the appropriate audience and how best to communicate to them
Using the 5 Types of Analyses
  • Trends and patterns over time
  • Distributions of data
  • Correlations between variables
  • Geographical and spatial relationships
  • Outliers
7 types of data stories with examples and how to use them
Best Practices of Data Visualization
Common Pitfalls of Analysis and Visualization
How to make your work present itself when you aren’t there to explain it
How to present your analysis to different types of audiences
  • Adding metaphors
  • Adding images
  • Adding specific stories and emotional impacts to drive action and change
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Tableau training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • Data Visualization tools, like Tableau or Power BI
  • Microsoft Excel 2013 or later (2016 or later recommended)
  • Internet access
  • Related data and lab files that Accelebrate would provide


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