Webinar Series

Talk Data to Me

An ongoing webinar series of tips, tricks & how-tos to make you Tableau-savvy

Looking to learn something new about Tableau? You're in the right place. The Talk Data to Me webinar series is here to make Tableau customers smarter by providing webinars on the most popular Tableau topics.

All sessions have been recorded and are available to watch at any time. Check out the topics to the right.

On-Demand Webinars

Title Length
Visualization Best Practices
Learn how to unleash the power of Tableau through designing interactive visual displays and dashboards by taking advantage of visual best practices and visual perception.
60 min
Let's Analyze Social Media Data with Tableau
See how Tableau's social media team is analyzing data from various social channels.
30 min
LODs of Fun with Jedi Filters
Level of detail expressions (LOD) in Tableau have introduced an abundance of new capabilities for curious data geeks who wish to push the boundaries of Tableau. This session will demonstrate LODs of fun techniques including enabling single member drill down, search across a hierarchy, one-click drill down on maps, market basket analysis, and other filter scenarios.
30 min
Beefing up Vizzes with Titles, Labels and Tooltips
Learn how textual information is as important as bars or circles. You will come away from this webinar with loads of new tools you can apply to make an immediate difference in how people see and understand the data in your Tableau dashboards.
30 min
Mapping in Middle Earth
This webinar will explore all things mapping in Tableau. If your business has geographic data this webinar is for you.
30 min
Rapid Fire Tips & Tricks
Learn three Tableau tricks in this webinar.
30 min
Hot Dirty Sets
This webinar will start at the beginning and then offer a fast ramp-up on the various methods for creating sets, a deeper dive into calculated sets, a look into combining sets, and tips and tricks for using sets.
32 min
Forecasting with Tableau
Forecasting in Tableau is a simple as drag and drop, but how does Tableau's forecasting really work—behind the drag and drop? Join this webinar to find out.
30 min
How to Excel Using Tableau
Learn not only how to duplicate and improve Excel functionality in Tableau, but how to move beyond the constraints of rows and columns.
30 min
How to Excel Using Tableau, Part 2
More tips on how to duplicate and improve Excel functionality in Tableau and how to move beyond the constraints of rows and columns. Let Excel to what Excel is good at and move the analytic tasks you depend on into Tableau and supercharge them.
30 min
Become a Mix Master with Data Blending
Data blending is easy in Tableau, but have you ever wondered what's happening under the hood? Or how to troubleshoot? Or when a join should be used instead? Or what best practices around performance are? Join this webinar to find out.
34 min
Data in the Wild: Transforming Excel, text, and other stuff into data you can use.
Learn how to transform all the flat files you work with into data you can analyze in Tableau.
31 min
Table Calculations: A First Foray
This webinar is an introduction to table calculations in Tableau. We will cover the basics of what table calculations are, how they are calculated, and several scenarios where they can be used.
30 min
Data Visualization Best Practices
These visualization best practices have been around for over 100 years. Join this webinar to learn what they are so you can apply them to your vizzes.
18 min
Unlock your Analytics: Tips for Sharing your Insights
Your Tableau Desktop analytics shouldn't be locked up in local files and email attachments. Find out how you can put your data discoveries in front of others using Tableau Online to share via the cloud.
30 min
Salesforce Canvas
Learn how to embed sales analytics right inside Salesforce.com using Salesforce Canvas and Tableau.
30 min