Get Free Copies of the Tableau book

Tableau Data Visualization Cookbook was published on August 26th and my publisher, Packt Publishing, is offering free copies of the book in exchange for reviews on Amazon or on your blog.

Tableau software book

With this book, you can:

  • Quickly create impressive and effective graphics which would usually take hours in other tools
  • See lots of illustrations to keep you on track
  • Look at examples that apply to a general audience
  • Forecast with trend lines
  • Manipulate and transform data
  • Import data from various sources
  • Create filled maps and use any shape file
  • Share your work easily
  • Create dashboards and scorecards
  • Format and finish the graphic
  • Observe statistical distributions

If you have basic understanding of various chart types and of their importance you’ll gain a lot from this book. This book will get you up to speed if you just started using Tableau and spend a lot of time conducting data analysis and creating reports. This is good deal to grab this for free (current retail price $20.39).

Hurry, free review copies are available until Friday 13th September 2013. If you’re interested, email Harleen Bagga at:

About the Author

A co-author of Data Science for Fundraising, an award winning keynote speaker, Ashutosh R. Nandeshwar is one of the few analytics professionals in the higher education industry who has developed analytical solutions for all stages of the student life cycle (from recruitment to giving). He enjoys speaking about the power of data, as well as ranting about data professionals who chase after “interesting” things. He earned his PhD/MS from West Virginia University and his BEng from Nagpur University, all in industrial engineering. Currently, he is leading the data science, reporting, and prospect development efforts at the University of Southern California.