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Making the Most of an Evolytics Internship

HR Manager Stephen Daniel sat down with Cole Stauss, a University of Missouri  student working toward his Masters of Accountancy at the Trulaske College of Business. Cole was one of two summer interns.  Why did …

Are New Browser Privacy Settings Impacting Your Analytics?

Firefox’s latest Enhanced Tracking Protection gave users the option to block cookies and storage access from third-party trackers. In October 2018, Mozilla.org announced the release of Firefox’s Enhanced Tracking Protection (ETP). ETP gave users the option to …

Evolytics Finds Camaraderie During Scavenger Hunt

This picturesque Kansas City suburb is a great place to spend an afternoon What does a love for all things Parkville and team building look like? A recipe for some out-of-the-office fun!  On an early …

Evolytics Earns Great Place to Work Certification

The official Great Place to Work Certification measures workplace culture through anonymous employee surveys.  I’m thrilled to announce that Evolytics received the 2019 Great Place to Work Certification.  As a company that provides a third-party …

How to Comply With the CCPA

Making waves as the “domestic GDPR,” compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) has become an important issue in the data world. The CCPA appeared as a result of privacy concerns after the 2016 …

Converting Non-Date Time Dimensions in Tableau

Date functions are some of the most powerful Tableau features, but what happens when you have a time-based dimension that’s not in a standard date format?  I recently encountered this challenge with a client project. …

Six Favorite Tableau Tips, Tricks and Hacks to Enhance Dashboards

For many companies, Tableau is the data viz tool of choice to monitor and communicate performance in ways that various levels of the organization can quickly and easily understand. At Evolytics, our clients’ needs frequently …

2019 Evolytics Royals Outing

It’s the best time of the year again, Evolytics day at the K! Our team lived up to the motto, work hard; play hard, by taking our annual trip out to a Royals game. The …

Hacking Cross-Database Unions in Tableau: Use Case Summary and Tutorial

The Challenge: Locating, shaping, and aggregation cross-database data One of our clients needed an executive-level, company-wide dashboard to analyze metrics across all business units and in aggregate for the last two fiscal years. The dashboard …

How to Change Date Aggregation on X-Axis in Tableau Using Parameters for Time Series and Trend Analysis

This post is part of our Six Favorite Tableau Tips, Tricks and Hacks to Enhance Dashboards collection. The Problem Tableau makes selecting and changing date dimension aggregations very easy when building a worksheet view. However, unless an …