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Trying to Tell a Persuasive Data Story?

A compelling data story features an empathic main character whom the audience wants to help.

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Seize the Day! Submit an #SASGF Abstract

Are you considering submitting an abstract for SAS Global Forum 2020? Maybe you have already read the posts about how it helps your career and the excitement of sharing ideas. What is holding you back? Maybe you don’t have an idea, maybe you fear presentations, or maybe you just are unsure of the process. Objection […]

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Data Storytelling: Examples that are Good and Bad

Review these data stories for examples of what is effective and ineffective story telling.

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Use Network Analysis to Understand Your Customers

You can use the SAS Visual Analytics 8.2 Network Analysis object to visualize relationships. For some recent data analysis, I was trying to understand the location of the customer in relation to the assigned sales office. I suspected that some offices had more customers, which would cause issues in customer satisfaction. Most likely there were […]

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My 7 Favorite Features in SAS Visual Analytics 8.2 on Viya

In December 2017, SAS Visual Analytics 8.2 was recently released along with some fantastic functionality. Here’s the seven features that I find useful. 1 – Autosave and Auto Recovery I’ve made the mistake of walking away from a browser session with a report I was building. True I didn’t save it but to my defense […]

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