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Ryan is a data-visualization designer, consultant, and Tableau Zen Master. He is also the author of Practical Tableau (O'Reilly 2016).
March 15, 2017
By Ryan Sleeper
The lesson I learned was: Know how you’re being measured.
January 11, 2017
By Ryan Sleeper
Schemas play an important role in data visualization because they have the ability to make or break the two biggest benefits of visualizing data: reducing time to insight and improving the accuracy of insights. Tap into your audience’s schemas and you improve their experience; disrupt their schemas and you run the risk of leading your audience in the wrong direction.