Since we started the Alteryx workshops at our prospects and customers, I realized the majority of them was using several Excel spreadsheets linked together by the most famous Excel function: VLOOKUP.
With Qlik Sense®, a self-service visualization and discovery tool, Qlik introduced data storytelling in order to support analysts to build narrative and share insights with other people.
Sometimes, stakeholders may have limited analytics skills and may not well understand the work yo
u have done. Therefore, today, it becomes even more evident for data analysts or BI analysts that adding some emphasis, context and narratives to the analytics results make them more relevant or interesting for the stakeholder. But it’s not so easy.
Internet is an incredible source for miscellaneous data, although it’s sometimes difficult to separate the useful information from the useless one. This free information provided on the web can add value to your data, but the risk of misinterpretation is higher too. In this article we will show an example of how the data provided by Google Maps could help you optimize your road trips.