DataFam Roundup: Feb 26, 2021
Thanks for stopping by! Dig into the latest DataFam Roundup—a weekly blog post that brings together what’s trending in the community all in one post. As always, we invite you to send us your content—and the DataFam content from your peers that have inspired you! Find the content submission form here.
Celebrating Black History Month
- Black History Month, an invitation to learn and celebrate: Tableau Ambassador and Zen Master Joshua Smith shares his personal journey understanding and learning about Black History Month. He invites everyone to celebrate and shares 6 ways to engage.
- Thurgood Marshall Donation Drive: This DataFam Donation Drive helps provide direct funds to the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. Tableau will match donation funds during the month of February up to a total of $10,000!
- Racial Equity Data Hub: Data is core to understanding race and equity in American life. The Racial Equity Data Hub is a platform to provide the data and tools needed to understand and take action against racism in all of its forms. Read more here.
- An interview with Equity Task Force member, Candra McRae: Get to know Equity Task Force member Candra McRae through her conversation with fellow Task Force member Allen Hillery as they discuss the power of simple data viz, embracing data, and the road to inclusive and equitable communities.
- Honoring Black History Month with Tableau community activities: The Tableau Community team, with the help of the DataFam, has put together some ways we’re celebrating Black History Month. Join us!
The Future of Dashboards is Dashboardless, Ravi Mistry
Dive into content created by the Tableau Community:
- Blog The Future of Dashboards is Dashboardless Ravi Mistry
- Blog Who are Tableau Ambassadors – and How Can You Become One? Adam Mico
- Blog (Japanese) Tableau Tips 業種別の便利なTips～経理編～ Tabjo Official
- Blog A Tableau Accessibility Journey - Part I Chris DeMartini
- Blog A Tableau Accessibility Journey - Part II - Focus Order Chris DeMartini
- Blog (Spanish) Tableau Zen Master 2021 | Dataxa Pahola Diaz
- Blog FAQ Series - When and How to Scaffold Data Jim Dehner
- Video Tweaking Tableau Public Profile Data Viz Mastery
- Blog Why Is It So Hard to Become a Data-Driven Company? Randy Bean
Join an upcoming Tableau User Group event:
- March 2, 2021: Virtual Tableau Healthcare User Group
- March 3, 2021: Panel Discussion on a Career in Data
- March 4, 2021: March Football Tableau User Group
Check out all the virtual Tableau User Group events here.
Event Recording Data + Diversity Event: Catch the recording of the virtual event celebrating the life and visualizations of Black American civil rights activist and writer, W.E.B. Du Bois.
Catan Visualiser by Kevin Prescilla
Check out some inspirational vizzes created by the community:
- Catan Visualiser Kevin Prescilla
- 1000 New Tableau Job Posts Cesar Picco
- Protests against limiting Abortion Rights in Poland Aashique S
- The Black Death - #Viz2educate #Ironquest Alisha Dhillon
Stay in the loop on the Tableau Community Projects:
- February 2021: NFL Salary Cap
- February 2021: History
- February 2021: Draw your data
- February 2021: UK Hospital Admissions for Youth <18 (2016-2018)
- February 2021: Goal 13 - Climate Action
- 2021 Week 8: Karaoke Data
- Dataset #6: Social Media/Marketing
- February: History
- February 2021: Black History Month