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Tableau Desktop Specialist - Creating Basic Charts

by Adam Crahen

Tableau is an industry leading data visualization tool. This course will teach you how to build several basic charts in Tableau Desktop.

What you'll learn

Creating charts is an essential skill for anyone communicating important points of data. In this course, Tableau Desktop Specialist - Creating Basic Charts, you’ll learn to build basic charts to get answers fast. First, you’ll explore how to choose the right chart for your data. Next, you’ll discover the art of dragging and dropping. Finally, you’ll learn how to put these skills to use in several demos. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of creating basic charts needed to start your data analysis in Tableau Desktop.

About the author

Adam Crahen is the Director of Analytics Practices and Enablement for Pluralsight and also a former Tableau Zen Master. Adam is a creative problem solver specializing in data curation, transformation and visualization with tools like Tableau, SQL, Snowflake, dbt, and Alteryx, etc. His work has been recognized by organizations like Kantar and has been featured by several news organizations around the world. He enjoys sharing his knowledge and passion for data by speaking at conferences, user grou... more

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