Thinking positively about Data Culture

When we think about data culture quite often I see people fall into the trap of over-complicating things! Yes some of the elements of a...

The CoE Playbook - Introduction

Welcome to the CoE Playbook; a monthly blog series aiming to share practical tips to increase analytics adoptions within organisations

Setting the standards

When leading an analytics department, it is important to find ways to promote good dashboard design that delivers a positive and...

When a Zen comes to town

In previous blog posts I have shared my belief that, within a Centre of Excellence built on a foundation of creativity and innovation,...

I couldn't possibly comment

I have a confession to make; for 3 years I have led a Tableau Centre of Excellence and not utilised Tableau Server comment functionality....

How to create a Centre of Excellence

At the October UK Healthcare TUG (to follow on Twitter search for the #UKHealthTUG) I will be sharing the approach I have taken within my...

Interactor top tips and user guides

Lets get one thing out the way before I go any further; Tableau is easy to use. So yes you may be thinking to yourselves why on earth...

Creating a corporate branding

This week I had the pleasure of listening to Paul Chapman at the London TUG and he spoke about how, in a previous role, he pioneered the...

Techniques to improve data quality

Data quality is an important part of any visualisation; when analysing data we want our analysis to be based upon robust and reliable...

5 reasons to take a Tableau exam

I lead an analytics department within a healthcare provider in England and I was recently having a Tableau catch up with one of my peers...