In this section I’ll showcase some of the tools & techniques I like to use to analyze data
It may surprise you to find that Excel is actually really, really good at generating maps. Take a look at some examples
Initially my experience of VBA was a steep learning curve – but once I climbed that mountain I’ve realized its very powerful. Now armed with that ‘hammer’ everything looks like a ‘nail’!
I recently learned about this from a Nashville Software school course. Folium maps generate interactive content that you can easily share with others. Check out some of my examples.
Excel Tables & VBA
Using Excel Tables and VBA is a great starting point for automating many tasks. Tables can also link to dynamic data – such as stock prices or geographic based data
Tornado Tracking in Nashville
Unleashing the power of Folium maps and Python to look at building permit applications immediately following the March 2020 tornado. Building permits were up significantly.
COVID – The Movie
Animating Time Series Data. Making your data moves helps communicate trends to your audience. It empowers them and enables everyone to point out powerful insights. Or you can stick with 100’s of pages of data!