An article that investigates how and why you should utilize Salesforce data in Tableau as well as the synergies after the acquisition of Tableau by Salesforce.

Introduction

The purpose of this article is to give a “Short” explanation of how to utilize the synergies between Tableau and Salesforce. As always, the Article is trying to catch things that I would have loved to know before jumping in and utilizing these tools myself.

At the end of the…


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The importance of Sharing

I think that one of the best way to learn something is by sharing. There are a lot of great free online content, and I really like when I find someone really knowledgeable about a tool practically.

If it is…


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What are Pre-attentive Attributes?

Pre-attentive attributes are attributes that our brain, or more exactly our Spatial Memory, subconsciously processes when looking at a visual. It is the very first thing that you pay attention to. …


This is the fourth article of the series: DAX Series — Learn the core of Power BI
4. Iterators and Aggregators

In the end of this article I have a link to my GitHub where you can find one empty Power BI Model and one full model with the measures…


Last summer I wrote an article with tips about passing the Tableau Certification exams, which was well received in the medium sphere. The article was regarding resources, study plans and how to think about the exam on both the exam day and the day before.

As I took the DA-100…


This is the third article of the series: DAX Series — Learn the core of Power BI
3. Measures vs Calculated Columns

In the end of this article I have a link to my GitHub where you can find one empty Power BI Model and one full model with the…


This is the second article of the series: DAX Series — Learn the core of Power BI. 2. Resources/Learning Techniques while learning DAX.

In this article I will give out different resources and learning techniques while learning the DAX language. This will be a list of resources I would like…


This is the first article of the series: DAX Series — Learn the core of Power BI
1. What is the DAX Language?

As I promised I will post two articles every week about different aspects of the DAX language. …


20-part blog series about figuring out the DAX language

(As I am switching towards more focus on Tableau and Alteryx in my job life at the moment, I will put this series on halt for a while.


In this article I will give an introduction to what Common Table Expressions (CTE) are in the SQL Language. I will give some examples on how to use them, and thy they will help you in your SQL journey.

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Elias Nordlinder

Data Analyst at Visma. Previous BI Consult with MSc in Economics and Finance. Love problem solving/analytics and to teach data to other people.

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