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How Color Choice Influences Interpretation | Data Visualization

Last updated: 03/26/2020

Visualizing Data: When, Why, and How Part 3: The Importance of Integrity: How Colour Choice Influences Interpretation (Article 2) This article is part of a multi-part series on...

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How Machine Learning Can Enable Anomaly Detection

Last updated: 03/19/2020

As human, our brains are always tuned to spotting something out of the “normal” or the “usual stuff.” In short, some anomaly that does not fit with the usual pattern. With the...

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Why you shouldn’t use pie charts - Tips for better data visualization

Last updated: 03/17/2020

I was talking to a colleague the other day who told me about a conversation they just had with a customer. The customer had asked “Why can’t I create pie charts in Funnel?” and...

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Simple Steps for Better Design

Last updated: 03/05/2020

Simple Steps for Better Design March 02, 2020 Read A lot of blog posts and conference sessions focus on the technical aspects of Tableau.  How to utilize Fixed LODs, the basics...

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3 Types of Data Visualizations

Last updated: 02/26/2020

I was talking recently to Steve Wexler about the spectrum of data visualization; from data art to infographic to dashboard. This topic has always interested me. So I wanted to...

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Top Soft and Technical Skills to Be a Successful Data Scientist

Last updated: 02/12/2020

With the introduction of big data, the need for its storage increased gradually. Companies were focussing on building solutions and frameworks to store as much data as possible....

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5 mistakes you can avoid in your first steps as Data Scientist

Last updated: 02/12/2020

Recently and mostly with AI evolution, Data Science has expanded into a very perspective career option. It is well-paid, and assignments are almost always fascinating. What...

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Six Hats of Data Visualization

Last updated: 02/02/2020

I have been in the Data Visualization space for over six years now and the million-dollar question every time has been, “How do you make sure data visualization delivers on its...

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How to be more effective with your data visualizations — storytelling with data

Last updated: 02/01/2020

by Elizabeth Ricks in Excel Downloads , Tips , Bar chart , Big Idea , Slide Last year, I  wrote a post highlighting the importance of taking baby steps : incremental, achievable...

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5 Lessons on Data Visualization From a Data Physicalization Failure

Last updated: 01/29/2020

Just like an author must tailor the content and vocabulary of their work to match the group of people they want to reach, those who make data visualizations should do the same....

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