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Upcoming Training

Tableau - Change the way you think about data – with Mubashir

When: Dates to be confirmed, 2 day workshop

Where: The Kollective, 145 17th Ave, Tauranga

  • Learn how to connect, visualise and work with your data

  • Develop the skills to create your own Smart Interactive Dashboards, combining multiple views of data to get richer insight.

  • This 2-day workshop will show you all the power and flexibility of your data through Tableau.

  • With Mubashir Mukhtar, Contracted Data Scientist with SociaLink’s Community Insights, and founder of Data n Dashboards Ltd.

Please bring your own laptop. Some Excel experience is required. 

Local Data Resources

When: Dates to be confirmed

Where: The Kollective, 145 17th Ave, Tauranga

Join us to find out about Social  Data Dashboards created specifically for Tauranga and the Western Bay of Plenty.

Specifically designed for groups working in the community & social services space.

Explore and discover the answers to questions like:
● How many of our rangatahi left school with an NCEA L3 qualification?
● How many residents in my suburb own their own home?
● How many local people currently receive government income support?

Workshop suited for all abilities – you don’t need data skills to participate or get something out of the workshop.

Bring your laptop for a hands-on workshop, and gain confidence in navigating your way around the
dashboards and other data resources we have available.

Data Storytelling

When: Dates to be confirmed, 9.30am - 12.30pm

Where: The Kollective, 145 17th Ave, Tauranga

A follow-up workshop to the Local Data resources workshop. 

Now that you know how to find the data you want this workshop will show you how to:

  • Use the data to tell a story

  • Visually communicate what the data is telling you, using Canva

It is recommended that you attend a Local Data Resources workshop prior to attending this follow-up workshop. Alternatively, let us know when you register your interest that you need some time with someone from the Community Insights team prior to this workshop. 

Bring your laptop for a hands-on workshop.

Annual Reporting Creatively and Correctly

When: Dates to be confirmed, 2 hour workshop

Where: The Kollective, 145 17th Ave, Tauranga

Use your annual report to tell the story of your organisation using your data correctly and creatively. 

Liz Flaherty has been working on using data and knows how the social sector works. Richard Dey from William Buck, Chartered Accountants, knows the mechanics of annual reporting from a financial perspective.

Together they can help you to use your data creatively and correctly, so your annual report will meet all requirements and also tell a story that will interest your members, clients and funders. 

Insightful Management Reporting

When: Dates to be confirmed

Where: The Kollective, 145 17th Ave, Tauranga

Present your management data in a simple descriptive way to WOW your board. Pictures speak a thousand words.

Liz Flaherty from our Community Insights team will explain how we can show our boards the results that they need in a readily understandable fashion.

Excel Spreadsheets - A thorough grounding

When: Dates to be confirmed

Where: The Kollective, 145 17th Ave, Tauranga

Learn how to create and use spreadsheets in Excel, identify elements of a workbook, enter, format and edit data, generate basic calculations and graphs, and use built-in spreadsheet functions. Topics covered will be:

  • Understanding a Spreadsheet
  • Entering Data
  • Copy & Paste
  • Working with Columns and Rows
  • Merging Cells
  • Basic Formulas
  • Functions
  • Formatting
  • Planning a spreadsheet
  • Show/Hide columns & rows
  • Freezing panes
  • Sorting & Filtering
  • Simple Pivot Tables
  • Charts

Get in touch!

Get in touch with the Community Insights team to talk with us about your data needs, questions or ideas. We’ll support your organisation to build your skills and expertise in using both your own and relevant external data to enhance and grow your work in our community.

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