Author Archive | Hubert Lee

Dashboard Example of the Day

The Dashboard Spy is all about bringing you interesting business dashboards to study. Click here to bring up a random example of a digital dashboard to study. Click Here for a Random Dashboard Example Or simply scroll down for more business intelligence dashboard examples. Read Original Post

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2012 Summer Olympics Dashboard from iDashboards

The medal count for the 2012 Olympic games in London is being tracked with this interactive dashboard from iDashboards. As with prior Olympic games and other major sporting events, iDashboards has applied their data visualization technology on behalf of sports fans to track events, scores and the medal count. Take a look at this screenshot […]

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Build an Executive Dashboard with Google Analytics

This video explains how to create a high level view for executives to use to understand traffic patterns on a company website. The video show how to set up various widgets and reports that allow drill down examination of the data. Pay particular attention to the Executive Dashboard setup and how the left side displays […]

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A Quick Course in Balanced Scorecards

Here’s a quick tutorial on Balanced Scorecards. It’s absolutely free and you can use this link for a direct download of the pdf version of the course: The Balanced Scorecard: Step by Step Guide to Build a Balanced Scorecard. Here’s a quick look at the overall process of building a balanced scorecard: The process consists […]

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Really Big Bar Charts

Sometimes a very straight forward approach in data visualization is all you need. Let’s take a look at this comparison of the cost of having lunch at the best restaurants in Great Britain as ranked by Michelin. Well, maybe all you really need to do is to stack a really big bunch of bar graphs […]

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Dashboard User Experience Resources

Some more great resources for my Dashboard Spy readers Today, we’re focusing on making sure that our sites and applications actually give our users what they need. Long time Dashboard Spy readers know that my whole focus is on the user experience, particularly that of dashboard design. How can we be sure that the users […]

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When Dashboards Are Not Enough

As much as digital dashboards rock my world, I have to keep in mind that business intelligence is much more than a dashboard. In terms of that old tired metaphor, if a dashboard shows me the metrics of my vehicle in a small location right in front of me, then business intelligence is everything else […]

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SAS BI Dashboard for Google Analytics Data

Rising star business intelligence blogger, Tricia Aanderud, is on fire with her SAS BI blog posts over at http://www.bi-notes.com/author/tricia. Her post today is quite excellent and worth reading through in detail. It’s available here at http://www.bi-notes.com/2012/02/dashboard-sas-bi-google-analytics-data. I’m cross-posted it here: Tricia Aanderud is SAS BI evangelist, enthusiastic innovator & hired gun, pursuing design tips, programming […]

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SAS BI Dashboard for Google Analytics Data

I have to say I’m in love with the new SAS BI Dashboard and it’s many features. It really brings the Google Analytics to life and helps me understand how the Website traffic changed over time along with the key influences. The following figure gives you an idea of how you can integrate dashboardindicators for […]

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The Ever Changing Dashboard

Dashboard Spy Readers – you are in for a very special treat. Today’s guest blogger is Dr. Harold Kerner, Senior Executive Director at the International Institute for Learning, Inc. and author of Project Management Metrics, KPIs, and Dashboards: A Guide to Measuring and Monitoring Project Performance The Ever-Changing Dashboard by Harold Kerzner Sr. Executive Director […]

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