Community, Women In Tech

SQLPass 24 hour Women In Technology hop; Why I’ve submitted a session

I've decided to submit to the SQLPass 24 hours of women SQL Pass event in March next year.  This was actually a tougher decision, so I thought it might be worth sharing.First, a bit about me. I used to study Computing Science at the Université Pierre Marie Curie in Paris, which had a 50% split between men… Continue reading SQLPass 24 hour Women In Technology hop; Why I’ve submitted a session

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Data Visualisation and Infographics: Knowing the difference

  It’s important to know about statistics and principles of data visualisation and presentation in order to assess the information that’s being presented to the you, the data consumer. It’s no accident that the English word ‘slogan’ comes from the Scottish Gaelic word sluagh-gairm or sluagh-ghairm (sluagh = "people" and gairm/ghairm = "call", "proclamation"), roughly… Continue reading Data Visualisation and Infographics: Knowing the difference

Data Visualisation, Tableau

World Cup Hosting Dashboard created with Tableau Software

I haven't had fun with Tableau for a little while, so now I've had some time to create my first dashboard using Tableau 6.0 Basically, this dashboard aims to display the number of times that different countries, in different FIFA zones, have hosted the Football World Cup. A few things to note:This dashboard is hosted at… Continue reading World Cup Hosting Dashboard created with Tableau Software