How can I sort by the values of a sub-category in Tableau?

I was thrilled to attend a live #MakeoverMonday at the Netherlands Tableau User Group today. https://twitter.com/VizWizBI/status/978687243224322049 We were given 45 minutes to re-design the following viz I decided to go for a simple bar chart with a few twists As it was an inverted scale in which 1 would represent the highest rank and 10 … Continue reading How can I sort by the values of a sub-category in Tableau?

Top 3 Excel functions you can use to forecast sales

Well, I didn't need to predict sales but segment sizes for the upcoming 3 periods of the Markstrat simulation game we were playing as part of the Strategic Marketing¬†class I was taking.¬† Still, it works pretty much the same way - you use the numerical historic data you have in order to make a prediction … Continue reading Top 3 Excel functions you can use to forecast sales

How do I build a Pareto chart in Tableau?

What is a Pareto chart, though? A Pareto chart is simply an illustration of the well-known Pareto principle, stating that roughly 80% of the effects are driven by 20% of the causes. Applied to business, this often translates in companies achieving 80% of their revenue with 20% of their customers. Economics is not much different. … Continue reading How do I build a Pareto chart in Tableau?