Week 43: Where should we focus our sales effort? #TC18 Edition

Heads up: we are at Tableau Conference and we’ll be delayed on checking Twitter. Also Luke will attempt to live stream via Twitter.


This week we take Workout Wednesday live at Tableau Conference.

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  • Create a map and color the overall top, top 5, bottom, bottom 5 states by sales.
  • Label the top 5 and bottom 5 states.
  • Add a filter for segment.
  • Show the city with the top sales for every state.
  • Place a star on the top 5 cities. Place an x on the bottom 5 cities. Place a circle on all other cities.
  • Size the star to be the largest, then the x, then the circle.
  • Match map formatting.
  • Match tooltips.


This week uses the superstore dataset for Tableau 2018.1.  You can get it here at data.world


After you finish your workout, share on Twitter using the hashtag #WorkoutWednesday and tag @AnnUJackson, @LukeStanke, and @RodyZakovich.  (Tag @VizWizBI too – he would REALLY love to see your work!)

Track your progress

Also, don’t forget to track your progress using this Workout Wednesday form.

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