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Tableau Desktop Specialist - Modifying Data Connections

by Adam Crahen

Tableau is an industry leading data visualization tool. This course will teach you how to connect your data using joins, relationships, unions, and blending so you can visualize your data in Tableau Desktop..

What you'll learn

Data is never clean and pretty or even stored in a single table. In this course, Tableau Desktop Specialist - Modifying Data Connections, you’ll learn to combine disparate data sources for your analysis. First, you’ll explore combining data through joins and unions. Next, you’ll discover blending disparate data sources. Finally, you’ll learn how to put this knowledge to use in several demos. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of modifying data connections needed to combine your data sources for meaningful analysis.

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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