Build a hierarchy in Tableau

2020-03-05T13:38:07+00:00March 13th, 2012|Business Intelligence, Tableau|

One of the great things about Tableau is how quick and easy it is to create a hierarchy. I have used this for building multiple Tableau hierarchies including: Product hierarchy – i.e. product category, subcategory, group, etc Regional hierarchy – i.e. Country, State, County, City, etc Custom Date hierarchy – i.e. Year, Week, Day [...]

Waterfall Charts in Tableau

2018-05-08T18:56:36+00:00March 8th, 2012|Business Intelligence, Tableau|

I’ve noticed waterfall charts are becoming quite fashionable now. If you’re not sure why this is used, it’s a great way, for example,  of showing how total revenue is compiled from it’s components. Using the Tableau Gantt Chart it’s quite simple to build. In this article I’ll give a very quick guide to building your [...]