Design is Justification

I don’t consider myself a designer, not even particularly good at designing anything, really. However when developing dashboards or preparing presentations of any kind, I have to make design choices at every step. What helps me a lot is how I approach those choices and the decisions that I take. …

Everybody’s a Hacker

  This post is based on a presentation that I originally created for the Auckland Tableau User Group (#AKLTUG) in December 2016 and then extended for the Tableau Fringe Festival APAC (#TFFAPAC) in August 2017. It’s best consumed as what it is: a talk! So I encourage you to watch …

r/IsDataBeautiful?

Stephen Few recently published an article titled “Data Is Not Beautiful”. Apart from the title, which is an obvious reference to the subreddit r/DataIsBeautiful, Randal S. Olson (one of the Moderators of the subreddit) also mentioned that they were in discussion with Stephen to do an AMA (ask me anything) but …

Hello World!

So I finally managed to set up another blogging project. Until now I am not 100% sure what I will be doing here, so for the moment I will call my indecisiveness and potential laziness “agile” and every change an “iteration”. With this introduction, here is my MVP: version 0.1! …