Tag: data visualization


Coolest New Power BI Features Revealed!

30

Aug 2018

Recently the Microsoft Business Applications Summit 2019 highlighted new Power BI features and these are the coolest features to note IMO: 1. New Power BI App Workspace Experience in Preview Power BI App Workspaces were introduced to enable collaboration amongst the data/business analysts within an organization. The new experience introduces numerous improvements to better enable a data-driven culture including: •   Managing access using security...

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Partnership Provides Powerful Member Engagement Analytics

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Aug 2018

Partnership Provides Powerful Member Engagement Analytics

(Washington, DC—August 13, 2018) Association Analytics, the leading data analytics software and services company for associations, and Higher Logic, the industry leader in cloud-based engagement platforms, have announced their formal partnership. Sharing the goal of innovating associations through technology, this dynamic union originated on May 23, 2018. An unprecedented case study detailing the impact of this new integration was released at the ASAE Annual Conference,...

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08

Sep 2015

Planes, Trains, Automobiles… and Meetings

Each Labor Day weekend, analysts discuss the impact of gasoline prices and other factors on travel driven by an extra day off and the symbolic end of summer. Some estimates indicate that a greater number of travelers by car saved a collective $1.4 billion this year, much of which was spent elsewhere during trips. Deciding if and when to travel greater distances is a more...

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24

Aug 2015

Association Analytics: Begin with the End in Mind

Often association leaders ask me, “Where is the best place for us to begin our data analytics initiative?”  I like this question and am reminded of Steven Covey’s expression that before we undertake a new initiative, we should “begin with the end in mind”.  When it comes to data analytics for associations, this means starting with your strategic plan. One association’s strategic plan, for example,...

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18

Nov 2013

How to Choose the Right Visualization for your Association

Choosing the right data visualization is as important as choosing the right outfit to wear to an important meeting. Although your alma mater’s sweatshirt is perfect for the ball game, a suit and tie is more appropriate when trying to convince your board to increase your budget. Similarly, you are going to catch some flack for showing up to the game in a suit and tie!...

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30

Sep 2013

Data Discovery – a “Bicycle for the Mind”

Steve Jobs said that computers are like a “bicycle for the mind” allowing us to go further faster with less effort.  Within the field of business intelligence, I believe data discovery should be the same, amplifying our intelligence and creativity, allowing us to see patterns and insights which we can use to create the future of our organizations. Data Visualization is Key A key feature...

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18

Jul 2013

How to Configure Dashboard Subscriptions and Alerts on Tableau Server

One of the valuable features of a business intelligence platform is the ability to subscribe to updates of your association dashboards. We like the way this is handled with Tableau Server, and created this short guide to explain how it works.  In this case, the Tableau Server and the SMTP server are on the same machine.  You will need additional configuration if the two servers are...

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01

Jul 2013

The Value of Data Discovery for Associations

The Magic Quadrant In February 2013, Gartner Inc. released an important report entitled Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms which details the current state of the business intelligence (BI) market and evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of several of the top vendors. It’s interesting to note that in this report, Gartner emphasized the emergence of data discovery into the “mainstream business intelligence and analytics architecture”,...

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01

May 2013

The Analytics Convergence

Data-guided decisions permeate our everyday lives as individuals, but how can you harness that power for your association and your members? The field of data analytics and big data is exploding with opportunity. Businesses are encroaching on the areas that used to be the private domain of associations – content, networking, events, etc. – because they are employing the power of analytics. But now, the...

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11

Apr 2013

Business Intelligence Trends 2013

Although the term “Business Intelligence” is so overused that it is almost meaningless, what is important to know is that advances in data science and analytics are affecting everyone – every day.  Tableau outlines important trends in this field for 2013. What do these trends mean to your association?   from Tableau Software...

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