Best practices for optimizing snowflake for tableau performance

Best Practices for Optimizing Snowflake for Tableau: Performance

Best Practices for Optimizing Snowflake for Tableau: Performance Why this Series? Katrina and I were chatting a couple of weeks ago. Though she is a skilled Tableau Developer and Snowflake user, she mentioned that she couldn’t find many details on … Read More

Best Practices for Optimizing Snowflake for Tableau: Extract Versus Live Connection

Best Practices for Optimizing Snowflake for Tableau: Extract Versus Live Connection Why this Series? Katrina and I were chatting a couple of weeks ago. Though she is a skilled Tableau Developer and Snowflake user, she mentioned that she couldn’t find … Read More

Career Insights: One of the Most Important Skills You Need to Succeed in Data and Analytics Consulting

“Ambiguity brings out the best and worst in people.” – Luke Stanke, co-founder of Tessellation What I Look For in When I’m Hiring a Data Analytics Consultant What makes a good employee? What makes an outstanding data and analytics consultant? … Read More

TEXT INPUT | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

TEXT INPUT | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS This week, we are going to learn how to use the Text Input tool to bring in simple, usually one-time, data sets into your workflow. Yep. I am excited too. The Text Input Tool … Read More

SPATIAL INFO | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

SPATIAL INFO | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS Knowledge is power! But finding out additional information about your points, lines, and polygons on your maps can be difficult. It often involves some complicated calculations. Luckily, Alteryx has consolidated a number of common … Read More

POLY-BUILD | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

POLY-BUILD | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS This month ended about being spatial themed, which wasn’t the plan, but I am going to roll with it. To continue that trend, we are going to learn how to create lines and shapes on … Read More

Understanding Dice Probability

Understanding Dice Probability I love playing board games and I definitely love winning. Beating your friends at Settlers of Catan is one of the sweetest victories you can experience in your life. One of the key components is to understand … Read More

CREATE POINTS | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

CREATE POINTS | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS If you are an aspiring cartophile like myself, you want to fit maps into your analysis. But guess what? Not every tool has mapping capabilities. The solution, run it through Alteryx! I know. I … Read More

UNIQUE | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS

UNIQUE | ALTERYX 2-MINUTE TOOLS Have you ever needed to get rid of your duplicates and only see the unique values in an Alteryx workflow? If so, the Unique tool is the way to go! Oh no! Two Spidermans.. or … Read More

Announcing Alteryx 2-Minute Tools

Announcing Alteryx 2-Minute Tools Over the course of January, Nick Haylund and I decided that we wanted to create a new YouTube video series covering some of the basics of Alteryx. We decided on creating Alteryx 2-Minute Tools. So, what … Read More