Dynamic Text in Your Donut Chart

27. November 2017 Einstein Analytics, How To 0
A lot of us love the donut chart in Einstein Analytics; it’s almost a pie chart but not really. The good thing about the donut chart is that it automatically shows the total in the middle, which for many is quite useful! But what about when your measure is an average and not a sum? ...

YTD Comparison with Compare Tables

20. November 2017 Einstein Analytics, How To 10
I love when my clients inspire me to write blogs. I mean they have real challenges and questions that other companies might very well also have, so why not write down the solutions for more people’s benefit. This time I was asked, “how do I compare year to date (YTD) with the same period last ...

Hack for Date Groupings in Static Steps

19. November 2017 Einstein Analytics, How To 8
In April I did a blog on how to use date fields in static steps showing how to create filters and groupings [read the blog post]. Though the blog is still relevant I had several people comment that it didn’t work. I did a little debugging and it turns out that Einstein Analytics is a ...

Dreamforce 2017 takeaways on Pardot

10. November 2017 Pardot 0
The key message delivered to B2B marketers during Dreamforce 2017 is that Account Based Marketing is the new black. You would have seen ABM on most Pardot session, which of course stands for Account Based Marketing. So what is all the fuss about? What is ABM? Well, Forbes defines ABM in an article as [read the ...

Dreamforce 2017 takeaways on Einstein Analytics

10. November 2017 Einstein Analytics 4
4 days of Dreamforce has come to an end and what an experience! There were many sessions on Einstein Analytics, in fact too many for me to attend, so I had to do like everyone else… Prioritise! Two sessions I want to highlight is the Einstein Analytics keynote and the Einstein Analytics roadmap session. I ...