Communicating Data with Tableau by Ben Jones

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Ben Jones helps the reader to familiarize with Data Visualization features of Tableau Software. He provides several examples that make you learning fast visualization main concepts with step by step instructions.

Data visualization relies on an accurate and focused approach. It’s not just math’s stuff, it’s above all a comunication skill. The author supports all his concepts with clear examples on various area of interests.

The book also provide helpful tips about how to create dashboards and in the same time it helps how to learn the advanced techniques about formatting engaging dashboards.

Pros: _____ Cons:
  • Well-written
  • Helpful examples
  • Easy to understand
  • Concise
  • Accurate
  • none

Best uses:

  • Expert
  • Intermediate
  • Student

Yes, I would definitely recommend this book.

Disclaimer: the book was provided to me for free as part of O’Reilly’s blogger reviewer program.