Course Overview

Advanced Visualization and Dashboard Design is aimed at the professional who already possesses fundamental data visualization and data storytelling skills. A natural continuation point from Data Storytelling for Business, this course provides participants with the skills needed to produce stunning, understandable business dashboards and graphs. Taught using a variety of visualization tools, the course covers the keys to designing for interactivity and drill down effects. The course also covers less commonly used but valuable visualization methods, including methods for visualizing networks and flows. Dashboard design is covered in detail, with participants creating a dashboard ‘makeover’ during the class practical workshop.

Suitable For

This course is suited to any professional who wants to improve their data visualization and dashboard skills.

Prerequisites

None.

Instructors

Jay Manahan is Lead Data Storyteller at StoryIQ and holds an MBA and BS in Mathematics from Ateneo de Manila University. He was one of the winners of the 2017 Grab Data Visualization Challenge and is a widely sought-after trainer. He has trained banks, consultancies, oil and gas, media, and technology firms in the United States, Spain, Morocco, Singapore, Malaysia, and the Philippines.In his prior role, Jay was the Head of the Manila Shared Services Center for Kforce (Nasdaq: KFRC) and a Business Development Director at analytics company SENCOR.

Required Laptop Specs

  • Intel i5 processor, 4GB RAM
  • Either Mac or Windows operating system

Required Software

  • MS Excel 2010 or later
  • Tableau Public or Power BI