What is business analytics and why is it important?

I wanted to understand at a higher level what we do as business analysts. During my placement you can feel a bit like a Tableau monkey or just executing what a stakeholder tells you. But I think it's really important to understand our "why" and purpose - ended up having a really interesting conversation with … Continue reading What is business analytics and why is it important?

Why is it so hard to learn something new?

Learning Tableau In my first placement, one of the key areas of my role was training and driving engagement at the company. People who attended the training sessions were surprised at how easy Tableau was to navigate once you understood how Tableau organised your data and where you needed to drag/put it. However, I noticed … Continue reading Why is it so hard to learn something new?