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Shelby Blitz

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Shelby is the content marketing and social media team lead at Sisense. With years of experience in the tech world, she is passionate about introducing innovative technologies that can change people's lives.
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Builder Education | 7 min read

8 Ways to Fine Tune Your SQL Queries (for production databases)

In organizations that operate without a data warehouse or separate analytical database for reporting, the only source of the...

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BI Best Practices | 10 min read

14 Useful Ways to Visualise Your Data (with Examples)

What is data visualisation?IndicatorLineBarColumnPieAreaPivotScatterBubbleTreemapPolarArea MapFunnelFisheye Think your visualisation skills are ahead of the pack? Skip ahead to the bonus...

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How to Calculate Year-Over-Year Growth

What is YOY Growth?How to Calculate YOY?Real-World Examples When it comes time to check your company’s monthly metrics, it’s...

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Builder Education | 6 min read

The Many Faces of Data Relationships

Many-to-many relationships can be complicated. Especially when it comes to the data in your tables. That is unless you...

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BI Best Practices | 4 min read

Business Intelligence vs. Automated Reporting: Which Do You Need?

Both automated reporting and business intelligence can help businesses perform better but in different ways. With automated reporting, organizations...

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Business Perspectives | 4 min read

7 Key Areas to Cover in Your RFP Template for BI (& Why They Matter!)

The trouble with investing in a new, unknown technology is that it’s sometimes difficult to know what questions to...

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Business Perspectives | 3 min read

Everything You Need to Know About Real-Time Business Intelligence

It’s becoming increasingly obvious that the pace at which we create new data won’t slow down anytime soon. With...

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Amazon Redshift
Tech Talk | 3 min read

5 Advantages of Using a Redshift Data Warehouse

Choosing the right solution to warehouse your data is just as important as how you collect data for business...

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GoFigure! | 4 min read

It’s True: Educate a Woman, Educate a Nation

Despite progress in recent years, UNESCO says that more girls than boys remain out of school. In fact, according...

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Embedded Analytics
BI Best Practices | 7 min read

Q&A: How the Sisense People Team Uses HR Analytics

By now you probably already know that data and analytics are a must-have for every and all parts of an...

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Data For Good
BI Best Practices | 4 min read

How NGOs and NFPs Can Start Using Their Data Now

If you keep up with trends in business (and you’re reading this so you probably do), it’s hard to ignore...

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Google BigQuery
Business Perspectives | 4 min read

The Benefits of Combining Google BigQuery and BI

As businesses produce significantly larger amounts of data, it’s important to have the right tools in place to interact with...

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GoFigure! | 4 min read

Say My Name, Say My Name: The Data Behind Unique Names

“What does your name mean?” “Where does your name come from?” “Were you named after a car?” These are all...

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