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Data skills are no longer just for the data analyst. LinkedIn reported Analytical Reasoning as the #3 most needed hard skill by companies in 2019.

All functions in business are requiring new grads and students to become data-savvy. One way to learn data skills is with Tableau. Students around the world are eligible for free one-year, renewable Tableau Desktop and Prep licenses. You can get started for free today by downloading Tableau through the Tableau for Students program.

From entry level to senior roles, data skills are important to every career.

Read the free data skills playbook to learn:

  • The rise of data jobs in today’s job market
  • Importance of learning data skills as a new grad or student
  • How to show you have data skills on your resume
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Hear from the Data Generation


The Data Scientist

Matt Farkas, recent graduate from Northwestern University got an internship at Spotify and showcased his data skills by creating a visualization about music.


The Non-Traditional Analyst

Adhi Rajaprabhakaran, an Economics major at Michigan State University found data skills useful in his job search and everyday life.

We view data skills as more of a mindset than anything. Regardless of the information you’re analyzing, we see someone with this skill set as naturally curious and passionate about solving problems. Whether you’re looking to solve a critical issue or you’re more interested in personal data, data analysis skills are super transferable.

Advance your career

Why data skills belong on everyone's resume

What do campus recruiters want to see on a resume? Learn how to advance your career with data skills.

Interactive Resume Gallery

Check out how others have created their interactive resume with Tableau and try it for yourself.

Enter the Student Viz Assignment Contest

Submit a visualization you've created and published to Tableau Public to win free Tableau swag.

Get Tableau certified

Take the Tableau Desktop Specialist Exam to show you're certified in Tableau. Students get 20% off until June 30, 2020.

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