Education

New face at Key Data: Sam Batchelor

2017-06-12T16:12:10+00:00

Here at Key Data we are expanding our horizons and would like announce that Sam Batchelor has recently joined the team. Sam has moved from Auckland, New Zealand with her husband and son, and brings a wealth of knowledge around data and especially Tableau. Previously at Fonterra as their Data Analytics Manager, Sam enjoys working [...]

New face at Key Data: Sam Batchelor 2017-06-12T16:12:10+00:00

Key Data Consulting wins the Tableau’s 2016 Services & Training Partner of the Year Asia Pacific Award

2017-03-06T12:26:41+00:00

I am incredibly proud to announce that Key Data Consulting has won Tableau’s 2016 Services & Training Partner of the Year Asia Pacific. With over 200 partners in the Asia Pacific region the award recognizes our team’s performance and achievements in helping customers to see their data differently, using Tableau. In the past year, we [...]

Key Data Consulting wins the Tableau’s 2016 Services & Training Partner of the Year Asia Pacific Award 2017-03-06T12:26:41+00:00

Viz of the Day – Congratulations Sian!

2016-06-17T11:39:03+00:00

Thrilled to hear Griffith University's Policy Innovation Hub has been awarded Viz of the Day on Tableau Public! A big congratulations to Sian Robinson et al from everyone here at Key Data Consulting! Sian's work visualised the Queensland electorates using census data. It is difficult to get an appearance on Viz Of The Day as it is selected [...]

Viz of the Day – Congratulations Sian! 2016-06-17T11:39:03+00:00

Our size, services, and reputation are growing!

2016-02-23T11:04:16+00:00

Our size, services, and reputation are growing! It’s still early in the year but already I have plenty of news to share. Firstly, I was thrilled to discover Key Data Consulting was one of only three Tableau Partners nominated for Services Partner of the Year at the 2016 Asia Pacific (APAC) Summit. The nomination at APAC [...]

Our size, services, and reputation are growing! 2016-02-23T11:04:16+00:00

ODIQ – What a year!

2016-01-04T14:21:56+00:00

The Open Data Institute of Queensland had its first Annual Celebration and review in December combined with a "Data as Art" Exhibition.  I was sad to have missed this event as I was overseas but enjoy supporting this organisation. In the past year Key Data Consulting have supported ODIQ behind the scenes and as a [...]

ODIQ – What a year! 2016-01-04T14:21:56+00:00

How analytics leads to behavioural change

2015-10-18T06:48:14+00:00

Analytics is about making differences obvious in a way that enables changes in behaviour and outcomes.  At the 2015 Australian Tableau Conference, I gave a presentation on the application of Sports Science using Tableau and new generation ETL tools like Lavastorm and Alteryx. Using these tools helped my (Manly Dragons) Dragon Boating Club team to analyse team and individual technique and [...]

How analytics leads to behavioural change 2015-10-18T06:48:14+00:00

How to get good at Tableau – in 8 easy steps

2015-09-16T19:31:32+00:00

[columns] [span4]   I get a lot of people asking me how they can become good at using Tableau. It’s a rapidly growing market and it’s natural to want to keep up with the latest technology. If you want to fast track your Tableau learning curve here are my top tips: Find something you are passionate about. It needs [...]

How to get good at Tableau – in 8 easy steps 2015-09-16T19:31:32+00:00

Open Data Institute of Queensland here we come

2015-08-18T21:31:20+00:00

Next week on Thursday at Lunchtime I have been invited to do a demonstration using Tableau Public with Open Data Sets to show people how Tableau can be used for understanding available free data at the ODIQ Lunchtime Lecture Series.  I have been to several of these events and they are great for those who want [...]

Open Data Institute of Queensland here we come 2015-08-18T21:31:20+00:00

Tableau Accredited Training

2015-07-12T15:21:44+00:00

I am pleased to announce that I am now an Accredited Tableau Trainer, the first and only one in Queensland! This allows me to provide increased analysis capability within your organisation as well as to your organisation. Yes, I can help your staff to become proficient in using Tableau, building your organisation's in-house analysis facilities. I will be providing public training in partnership with Tableau and private training on-site, [...]

Tableau Accredited Training 2015-07-12T15:21:44+00:00

Data Visualization Best Practises

2015-02-18T16:43:07+00:00

Tonight I am hosting the Brisbane Tableau User Group, as part of that I am presenting a summary of principles and lessons learnt that should be applied when developing analytics. These are from a combination of sources but I must provide reference to Stephen Few of Perceptualedge.com He has heavily influenced and fast tracked my [...]

Data Visualization Best Practises 2015-02-18T16:43:07+00:00