Thoughts on Layouts

When I create dashboards for my clients, the biggest layout concern is to make sure the dashboard isn’t larger than their screen. Occasionally I have issues where my text is too big to fill the container – in these cases, Tableau usually replaces my text with ‘…’ when the dashboard is automatically resized. With my clients in the past, it is always a safe bet … Continue reading Thoughts on Layouts

Passing the Tableau Certification Exams

This month, I took and passed both the Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate and the Tableau Desktop Certified Professional exams. While I have been using Tableau Desktop for two years at my job, I was a little nervous about the exam – primarily because I didn’t want to ask my work to pay for it again! Fortunately I passed both the first time around, and I … Continue reading Passing the Tableau Certification Exams