Dear Salesforce Santa

21. December 2017 Einstein Analytics, Pardot 0
It’s December and we are slowly but surely getting closer to Christmas, whether you celebrate Christmas the 24th, 25th or maybe not at all. Now I am sure we can all agree that Christmas is a time for family, friends, love and kindness. It’s also the time a year where million of kids sit down ...

Rolling Aggregation with Compare Tables

11. December 2017 Einstein Analytics 4
As most of you know I am a fan of Einstein Analytics’ compare tables, which is why this is not the first blog on the topic. In all honesty they really are powerful as you do not need to know SAQL or touch JSON in order to utilize their power; there are even out of ...

Dynamic Text in Your Donut Chart

27. November 2017 Einstein Analytics 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 18
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 11
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 ...