Connecticut State Government FREE Webinar - Tableau for Beginners

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Please join us and learn the basics of how to use Tableau Desktop to build reports and dashboards, Tableau Server to share, consume and interact with reports and dashboards, and Tableau Prep to profile, prep, cleanse, deduplicate and join the data. The webinar is targeted for any skill set but will teach the basics of Desktop, Server, and Prep.

Agenda and Topics

11:00am - 11:15am EST
11:15am - 11:45am EST
Tableau Desktop for Beginners
  • Understand the layout of Tableau Desktop (Toolbars, buttons, layout)
  • How to connect to data (Understand the different out of the box data connections)
  • How to Drag and Drop fields to visualize your data
  • How to use the different types of visualizations available
  • Creating an Interactive Dashboard using multiple Visualizations
  • Publish your Dashboard to Tableau Server for others to view
11:45am - 12:00pm EST
Tableau Server for Beginners
  • How to Access and Navigate Tableau Server
  • Viewing and Interacting with dashboards
  • Drilling into dashboards to see record-level details
  • Subscribing to dashboards, Setting up data-driven alerts
  • Web Edit
  • Mobile
  • PDF Report Bursting
12:00pm - 12:15pm EST
Tableau Prep for Beginners
  • When to use Tableau Prep
  • Data Profiling
  • Data Cleansing, Reformatting, Deduplicating, Joining, etc.
12:15pm - 12:30pm EST

We look forward to having you join us!


About the speakers


Randy Davidson

Strategic Account Manager, Tableau

Randy is a 17-year software veteran with 12 years of experience working with the public sector.

Douglas Chope

Douglas Chope

As a Principal Solutions Engineer, Douglas has been working with a wide range of state & local government agencies over the last six years to deploy successful internal & external facing Tableau applications. Douglas is most passionate about empowering data-driven cultures within agencies and in supporting their work to increase public transparency, and trust, by ensuring more relevant data is more easily consumed by constituents. Douglas brings 25+ years of experience working in the BI/Analytics space with focus on all aspects of visual data analytics from data storage and preparation to best practice exploration and analytics presentation.