The pros and cons of an online data conference

The pros and cons of an online data conference   I value data conferences for three primary reasons. 1) Networking and meeting people, both existing and new contacts. 2) Learning and growth. 3) Giving back to the community. Our current situation across the global due to COVID-19 is requiring social distancing and shelter in place…
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April 3, 2020 0

Data Visualization with Power BI

Power BI—Microsoft’s cutting-edge suite of business analytics tools—enables data professionals to ingest, transform and visualize data quickly and interactively. Designed with ease-of-use in mind, Power BI enables users with little or no report development experience to create beautiful reports and dashboards with just a few clicks—no programming knowledge required. “Microsoft is the productivity and platform…
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March 27, 2020 0

Data Story

 1. Introduction “Storytelling” is often used as a blanket statement to describe how well the information is presented in an interpretable presentation with a logical flow. Today, “story” and “narrative” are used less to describe the craft and more to reference coherent flows placed within the necessary context to deliver meaning. Different people, i suppose,…
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March 22, 2020 0

Data architect

Visual communication of patterns and insights from data not requiring further interpretation/analysis. The story is focused and stays faithful to its purpose with each component linked to another. Taking the observer on a visual journey, like a photograph. Author – Aniruddha Khadkikar [wp_blog_designer]

March 22, 2020 0

What are the essential components of a data story?

Regardless of the type of data or the tools to present the information, a data story is none other than a story with a beginning, middle and end that is able to connect to the audience at a personal level. The beginning, middle and end of a story can be the who, what, why, when,…
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March 21, 2020 0