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Andy Kriebel
Proud husband & father, Tableau Zen Master and story teller. Founder of vizwiz.com and datavizdoneright.com.
Proud husband & father, Tableau Zen Master and story teller. Founder of vizwiz.com and datavizdoneright.com.
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Tableau Tip Tuesday: How to Compare Current YTD to Prior YTD
This week's tip came from a question from Andrzej Szczurko on week one's tip from Lorna : How would you do year to date percent difference when you only have data for first 3 months in the current year? For example when you have data for the current year fr...

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Makeover Monday: Workers Making Minimum Wage or Less in America
For Makeover Monday week 3, the Community is making over the viz below from Business Insider . I had bookmarked this data set back in 2016 and stumbled across it again over the weekend. I was then able to get more data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics fo...

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Makeover Monday: How Has Press Freedom Changed Around the World?
For week 2, Eva chose this visualization from Freedom House about the changing freedom of press in countries around the World. What works well? The colors contrast well and represent the values well (i.e., green = good, etc.). The map zooms in nicely as you...

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Makeover Monday: Spending on Christmas Gifts in America
We've done it! Another year in the books for Makeover Monday , the most fun project I've been a part of and the largest in the Tableau community (perhaps in data viz as well??). From year one with Andy Cotgreave , to years two and three with Eva Murray , to...

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Tableau Tip Tuesday: Using Discrete & Continuous Colors on One Map
One of the things I really love about teaching at The Data School  is the opportunity I get to learn from them. Because really, no one learns more than the teacher. A couple weeks ago, Andrew Lehm  asked me how he could make one State a single color while h...

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Makeover Monday: London Bus Safety Performance
I was hit by the 237 bus in Brentford on September 22. The driver pinned me against the curb and I nearly went under the bus. The driver was an asshole about the whole thing and now the bus companies has stopped communicating with me. So, to get back at the...

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Makeover Monday: How much land is needed to produce our food?
This week Eva chose a data set about the amount of land it takes to make one gram of protein. For example: A 9oz/251g steak contains 62g of protein.  Multiply that by 1.02m² (the amount of land needed to produce 1g of steak)  It takes 63.25m² of land to pro...

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Workout Wednesday | Week 48: Profitability Bridge
I'm a bit behind again on Workout Wednesday , you know, this whole life thing. Today I had a few minutes to look at week 48 . As it was a waterfall chart with a couple of other tricks thrown in, I thought it would be pretty straightforward, and it was...tha...

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Makeover Monday: How many New York Times crosswords have been created by women?
We've had quite a few Makeover Mondays this year focusing on gender disparities. This week, we're analyzing the gender composition of constructors of New York Times crossword puzzles. The original viz come from XWord Info : What works well? The title explai...

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Workout Wednesday: Sales for the Last N Periods vs. Prior Year
I'm going back to Workout Wednesday week 16 . Why? Because I really struggled with it. I was so close for so long, but couldn't quite get my date calculations correct. After writing them down on paper and building tables in Tableau to verify I had them corr...
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