Tableau Masterclass - Advanced calculations with Tableau
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Tableau Masterclass - Advanced calculations with Tableau

Learn and understand how to apply advanced formulas and calculations in Tableau today. Tableau training for you
4.2 (196 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
932 students enrolled
Created by Dan We
Last updated 5/2020
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You understand and know how to use advanced calculations in Tableau
  • You fully understand Level of detail expressions in Tableau
  • You made a big step towards becomming a formula expert in Tableau. (Notice becomming a real expert requires working on your own projects)
  • You can leverage what you have learned and use Tableau even more efficiently to impress coworkers / superiors and competitors
  • You might open up new career opportunities for you which are not only highly rewarding but also offer more job satisfaction
  • You can generate valuable insights for yourself and your company
  • No additional costs for the software - I use Tableau Public which you can download for free
  • You need to be curious and willing to expand your current knowledge base
  • You should like working with formulas
  • Experience with Tableau is definitely helpful
  • This course is not meant for total beginners even though every ambitious student is welcome to join
  • This course fully focuses on formulas / calculations in Tableau. For Visual Analytics, advanced Tableau users should focus on my Tableau Masterclass - solving real world business challenges course and beginners on my Tableau fundamentals for beginners - A crash course

How to become a Tableau Pro? You have used Tableau for Data Analytics / Visual Analytics and Business Intelligence before but have struggled with formulas and calculations so far? You want to uderstand how Level of detail expressions LOD) and other advanced formulas work in Tableau? Tableau training for you

  • Advanced business Intelligence with Tableau / Business Analytics is in high demand. 

  • Companies are constantly searching for ways to make better and faster decisions.  

  • Therefore they rely heavily on data. 

  • Data driven decision making is the key to success for any business in the world of tomorrow.

So back to my questions at the beginning. You are searching for a "How to Guide" which brings you up to speed with advanced formulas and calculations in Tableau in no time?

No problem! Let's address this challenge and bring you up to speed in less than 3 hours. This course was designed  to give you a quick and easy way to master formulas in Tableau, one of the best self service BI tools today and in the future. 

What is required? I highly recommend that you have worked with Tableau before, however every ambitious student is welcome to join. Beside this - only one thing! You interest and your willingness to learn and enhance your skills. We will use Tableau Public which you can download for free so there are no additional costs.

Data is the new Oil and the main competive edge of successful companies. So companies will demand from their employees to work more and more  with self service business intelligence tools. This is not only true across departments but also across industries.

You will not only prepare yourself for your future job responsibilities of your current job but already prepare yourself for new opportunities ahead (as well as for the Tableau certification exam).

From my personal experience I can tell you that companies will actively searching for you if you master Tableau. Diving into data & analytics can not only immensly improve your career opportunities but also your job satisfaction!

Tableau is also a great tool for datascience. A lot of data scientists like to use it for visualizing and presenting the findings. Therefore Tableau can often be a valuable skill for datascience jobs.

.So what are you waiting for?

Together we have got a lot to do the next 3 hours. So let's dive into it!

Who this course is for:
  • You are already using Tableau and want to dive deeper into formulas and calculations
  • You want to understand Level of detail calculations in Tableau
  • You like formulas, might have an excel background and want to know what's possible in Tableau
  • You want to take advantage of the data driven opportunity ahead
Course content
Expand 20 lectures 02:33:26
+ Introduction - Why are you here and what are we going to accomplish here
20 lectures 02:33:26
Download the datasets and resources
One important thing before you start
3 Understanding Aggregation in Tableau - Calculating Profit and Ratios the corre
4 How to switch easily between different measures with Parameters
5 How to create a dynamic axis in Tableau
6 Uptake Comparison - Level of detail expressions to compare sales figures
7 Running Total Parameter and Formatting
8 Advanced Tableau Calculation - understanding different Level of detail express
9 Include Dimensions follow up and Fixed as Alternative
10 Understanding the difference within Level of detail expressions
11 Quick and easy - save time with Quick table calculations in Tableau - do not
12 Using LODs to get the latest years sales auto update
13 How long it took for our customers to reorder from us
14 Average Sales comparison across one month over several years
15 Fun with LOD Calculations - How to automatically get the latest Month's sales
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