Business Intelligence

5 Lessons from History’s Early Data Rockstars

Provided by Tableau Software

Category Business Intelligence

Type White Paper

Length 45

Publish Date March 31 2015

Date posted September 09 2015


We’ve always had more data than we know how to use. But throughout history there have been people who knew how to get their point across. So what can we learn from the likes of Florence Nightingale, Jacques Barbeu-Dubourg and Joseph Priestley? This white paper from Tableau explores how people have been visualizing data for hundreds of years and the lessons their examples can teach you.

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