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Live Stream - Get to know our Tableau Ambassadors - Social, User Groups & Forums

What does it take to become a Tableau Ambassador? Join the last live stream panel discussion in a three part series to find out from a selection of the 2020 Tableau Ambassadors! -------------------------------------------- In our third and final part of our ‘Get to Know Our Tableau Ambassador’ series, we’ve grouped together our Social Media, User Group and Forum Ambassadors to discuss how they get involved with sharing and communicating within the Tableau community. Links: ---------------------------- > Find Diego on twitter at: https://twitter.com/DiegoTParker > See Diego’s Public profile: https://public.tableau.com/profile/diego.parker#!/ > Find Carl on twitter at: https://twitter.com/Datajedininja > See Carl’s Public profile: https://public.tableau.com/profile/carl.allchin#!/ > Find Heidi on twitter at: https://twitter.com/theheidik > See Heidi’s Public profile: https://public.tableau.com/profile/heidi.kalbe#!/ > Find Amanda on twitter at: https://twitter.com/amanda_patist > See Amanda’s Public profile: https://public.tableau.com/profile/amanda.patist#!/ -------------------------------------------- **Please join the 1 hour live stream on Tuesday 27 October 2020 at 18:00 BST via the link below** (All times shown are in BST - use this tool to see what time this is in other time zones https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20200710T160000&p1=136) --------------------------------------------

Live Stream Premier - How to in Tableau: Build Chart Types (Wed in Oct)

Start your lunch off with a mini-Tableau chart injection! Tune in at 12:30PM BST Wednesdays in October to go beyond 'Show Me' with our bite-sized 'How To in Tableau' videos. From Histograms to Unit Charts, we'll show you how to build outside the box viz types. >RSVP to get weekly reminders to watch and talk to us live! Any chart types you'd love to see us build? Let us know in the comments below! -------------------------------------------- *Tune in for other dates in this series* Want to see all the videos in this series? -You can watch the recordings of the other talks in this series in the 'How To In Tableau' Playlist on our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_t5OlLHbVGxFSiWXUsEQrDPvFd1Nhxiu And don't forget to check out all our videos on our YouTube channel at: https://til.bi/youtube -------------------------------------------- **Please join the 5 min YouTube Premier (eg pre-recorded video, but with us there live to answer your questions!) at 12:30 BST via the link below** (All times shown are in BST - use this tool to see what time this is in other time zones https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html)

Online - Thursday Trainings at Three

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Short and sweet free 2-hour Tableau and Alteryx trainings (1.5 hour training, and up to 30 mins at the end for questions!) ** Please do not RSVP on meetup.com - book your ticket on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/thursday-trainings-at-three-tickets-119641393629?aff=Meetup ** -------------------------------------------- Want to learn how to harness the power of your data, but are short on time? If you’re new to Tableau and Alteryx then our speedy 2-hour hands-on sessions are for you (1.5 hour training, and up to 30 mins at the end for questions!). We are running weekly introductory sessions where we will help you get to grips with data in Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep, Tableau Server and Web Edit, and Alteryx Designer. These sessions will run concurrently, so come along to a different session each week to supercharge your data skills! Our sessions are hands-on, so make sure you are ready-to-go by downloading a copy of the software for the session on your laptop (you can download trial versions of Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep and Alteryx Designer. We will show you our Demo Tableau Server through the browser for our Server and Web Edit, and Explorer Licence trainings). Session Overviews > Tableau for Salesforce (Beginner) – This session will show you an overview of Tableau Desktop’s capabilities, how to connect to Salesforce data, and how to join on additional data sources. We’ll cover everything from connecting to data to easily creating different charts and dashboards, to showing you how easy it is to embed a Tableau dashboard in Salesforce. > Tableau LODs (Advanced) – LOD expressions are powerful tools that let you perform calculations across multiple levels of detail in your data. This session dives into LOD syntax, and goes through common use cases for LODs, and how LODs interact with other functions in Tableau. > Tableau Working with Strings (Advanced) – Learn how to get the most out of working with text in Tableau. In this session we’ll cover how you can use the most commonly used string functions in Tableau. We’ll dive into their syntax, and look at some concrete examples of how you can use string functions in action. > Alteryx Designer Essentials (Beginner) – In this session we will show you an overview of Alteryx Designer’s capabilities – how you can drag and drop your way through data cleansing, aggregation and preparation processes that are repeatable and shareable with your colleagues. Don't have the software? You can download trial versions at: - Tableau Desktop: https://www.tableau.com/en-gb/products/trial - Tableau Public (completely free! and suitable for following along with these trainings): https://public.tableau.com/en-us/s/ - Tableau Prep: https://www.tableau.com/en-gb/products/prep/download - Alteryx Designer (currently with a 1 month free trial!): https://www.alteryx.com/designer-trial/together-we-solve -------------------------------------------- ** Please do not RSVP on meetup.com - book your ticket on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/thursday-trainings-at-three-tickets-119641393629?aff=Meetup ** (All times shown are in GMT - use this tool to see what time this is in other time zones https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20200710T160000&p1=136) --------------------------------------------

Online - Thursday Trainings at Three

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Short and sweet free 2-hour Tableau and Alteryx trainings (1.5 hour training, and up to 30 mins at the end for questions!) ** Please do not RSVP on meetup.com - book your ticket on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/thursday-trainings-at-three-tickets-123649269293?aff=Meetup ** -------------------------------------------- Want to learn how to harness the power of your data, but are short on time? If you’re new to Tableau and Alteryx then our speedy 2-hour hands-on sessions are for you (1.5 hour training, and up to 30 mins at the end for questions!). We are running weekly introductory sessions where we will help you get to grips with data in Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep, Tableau Server and Web Edit, and Alteryx Designer. These sessions will run concurrently, so come along to a different session each week to supercharge your data skills! Our sessions are hands-on, so make sure you are ready-to-go by downloading a copy of the software for the session on your laptop (you can download trial versions of Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep and Alteryx Designer. We will show you our Demo Tableau Server through the browser for our Server and Web Edit, and Explorer Licence trainings). Session Overviews > Tableau Desktop Essentials (Beginner) – In this session we will show you an overview of Alteryx Designer’s capabilities – how you can drag and drop your way through data cleansing, aggregation and preparation processes that are repeatable and shareable with your colleagues. > Tableau Advanced Chart Types (Advanced) – In this session we’ll show you how to build a handful of specific charts that go far and beyond the ones available in the ‘Show Me’ menu. Examples of the charts we may cover are dual axis combination charts, small multiple charts, and dynamically updating charts using features like set and parameter actions. > Tableau Prep Builder Essentials (Beginner) – In this session you’ll get acquainted with the general interface of Tableau Prep Builder, how you can perform joins, data cleansing activities, and simple transformation tasks. > Alteryx Next Level Tools (Intermediate) – In this session we will take you beyond the tools in the 'Favourite' menu. From the Cross-Tab to the Multi-Row Formula tools, you'll learn how to use, and grow to love, these powerful next-level data preparation tools. Don't have the software? You can download trial versions at: - Tableau Desktop: https://www.tableau.com/en-gb/products/trial - Tableau Public (completely free! and suitable for following along with these trainings): https://public.tableau.com/en-us/s/ - Tableau Prep: https://www.tableau.com/en-gb/products/prep/download - Alteryx Designer (currently with a 1 month free trial!): https://www.alteryx.com/designer-trial/together-we-solve -------------------------------------------- ** Please do not RSVP on meetup.com - book your ticket on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/thursday-trainings-at-three-tickets-123649269293?aff=Meetup ** (All times shown are in GMT - use this tool to see what time this is in other time zones https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20200710T160000&p1=136) --------------------------------------------

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