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Dan Montgomery
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Most of us use #Tableau at work, and not all of our tricks can be used there.  This is my favorite trick to use in my work dashboards to help display numbers more creatively to users.
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Most of us use #Tableau  at work, and not all of our tricks can be used there.  This is my favorite trick to use in my work dashboards to help display numbers more creatively to users.
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My Favorite Tableau Trick For Work: MIN(1)
Many of us found +Tableau Software  from the work that we do in our day jobs, and have since taken our passions to our free time.  When given the ability to build visualizations we're passionate about, people come up with creative solutions like Anya A'Hear...

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How to auto-scale and auto-arrange shapes in Tableau
I ran into a unique problem when I built my sports viz a while back.  I had this idea to show a picture for every value of a metric.  However, when I sized the sheet to fit the maximum allowable values, any less than the maximum showed a large amount of whi...

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How to Embed Streaming Web Content in Tableau
Tableau is a great , if not the best,  tool for building data visualizations.  But what the tool also includes is the ability to display content from the internet right in your viz!  Here is the how to for streaming that content, and I will be using my "Wei...

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Making a Viz That Stops Traffic
I was honored to be asked to speak at  +Tableau Software 's Customer Conference this year with the extremely talented  +Anya A'Hearn  and  +Paul Banoub  at a feature presentation entitled " Making a Viz That Stops Traffic " hosted by the ever amazing  +Jewe...

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Weird Al FTW
My enthusiasm for "Weird Al" started back in 1996 when I was at a friends house and he played the " Bad Hair Day " album for me.  I didn't know any of the regular songs, but I thought everything he did was super funny and also made me dance around the house...

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Tableau Data Blending with No Common Dimensions
Sometimes when you're working with data, there is a need to compare datasets that don't really have anything in common.  This issue came up with my Sports Viz Show Me The Money : I had a dataset that contained the top 100 earning athletes in 2013 and I want...

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Ready, Set, #IronViz
March is Sports Blogging Month at  +Tableau Software .  If you have ever visited my blog before, you know that's definitely the kind of blogging I can get behind (all but 2 of my vizzes have related to sports). So here is my official submission for the spor...
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