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The Public Sector Guide to Implementing Dashboards
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A top level guide to getting up and running with a dashboard solution that will teach you about KPIs, metrics, data and dashboard implementation.

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21
November
2017
Let your chart titles do the talking
Make your chart titles stand out by using Dynamic Titles. Highlight portions of your data within the title itself that can change as your data changes [Read More]
 
 
21
November
2017
More Dynamic Chart Titles
Additional features in the Target Dashboard Titles [Read More]
 
 
18
October
2017
Feature Update Backup Data
Backup all your data tables, in Excel format, in one zip file. [Read More]
 
 
3
October
2017
New Feature Hide Columns in Drilldown
The latest feature, hiding columns in drilldown data exploration, makes it easier to limit what's on screen to just the pertinent details, making it easier to analyse and understand, while eliminating unnecessary scrolling. [Read More]
 
 
21
September
2017
New Feature Landscape PDF Reports
No longer must PDF report exports be in portrait mode only! Target Dashboard are pleased to announce the ability to export landscape, or horizontal, PDF reports. [Read More]
 
 
13
September
2017
New Feature 3 New Analogue Gauges
Target Dashboard have just added three new analogue gauge types to the pool of available chart / graph choices within the online dashboard application. [Read More]
 
 
16
August
2017
New Feature On Track Gauge
All new Target Dashboard feature enables the standard digital gauge to also track vs target completion and pro-rata on-track progress vs target. [Read More]
 
 
13
August
2017
New Feature Prefixes Suffixes
The newest feature addition to Target Dashboard enables users to add a prefix and/or suffix to items on many dashboard items. [Read More]
 
 
1
August
2017
New Feature Multi Row Spanning Items
Target Dashboard now includes the ability to add multi-row spanning content, text boxes and embedded web html items with easy editing and administration. [Read More]
 
 
13
July
2017
New Feature Dashboard Scrolling Slideshow
Target Dashboard are pleased to announce a new space-saving, story telling, feature to enhance client dashboard capabilities - the scroller. [Read More]
 
 
22
June
2017
Finding High Performing Areas Within Your Department
Connecting the dots between multiple systems can enable managers to find high performing segments within their business so as to maximise profit and reward those contributing the most. [Read More]
 
 
13
June
2017
New Feature Move Dropbox File Locations
Target Dashboard now enables moving files within Dropbox Excel file sync, so users can relocate or rename, or both, any spreadsheets that are being synced into online dashboards. [Read More]
 
 
7
June
2017
New Feature Redesigned Scorecard
Scorecards have just been improved with an updated design, making them even more effective and easier to use by clients with wall-mounted TV dashboard displays. [Read More]
 
 
31
May
2017
New Feature User Password Change by Admins
Target Dashboard new feature announcement - administrators now can change user passwords directly. [Read More]
 
 
24
May
2017
New Feature Embed Web Content into a Target Dashboard
New Feature Announcement: See how to embed web content of varying types in your dashboard (from Target Dashboard), including Google Slides, iframes, web apps like Todoist, company news, weather and more! [Read More]
 
 
4
May
2017
SmartBox Makes Any HDTV a Dashboard Display
Turn any HDTV into a wall-mounted TV dashboard, complete with business intelligence, leaderboards, analytics and much more. [Read More]
 
 
21
December
2016
How to Reset Your Target Dashboard Password
Easily reset your Target Dashboard password. [Read More]
 
 
22
November
2016
How to Set Up a Leaderboard
How to set up a leaderboard. [Read More]
 
 
31
October
2016
Cool Feature: Lookup Tables to Connect Related Details
Target Dashboard Text Lookup function can links tables for easy categorisation, grouping, sorting, filtering and more. [Read More]
 
 
5
October
2016
New Feature - Leaderboard - Now Live
The new sales leaderboard feature shows head to head comparison of sales team performance. [Read More]
 
 
21
September
2016
New Feature - Visual Data Explorer
Visually explore and analyse data using drill-down techniques within charts. [Read More]
 
 
4
February
2015
Three new Target Dashboard features to check out in February
Three new Target Dashboard features to check out in February [Read More]
 
 
21
November
2014
Using report date to make your dashboards more flexible
Using report date to make your dashboards more flexible [Read More]
 
 
11
November
2014
Use formulae in Target Dashboard to do more with your data
Use formulae in Target Dashboard to do more with your data [Read More]
 
 
21
October
2014
3 useful dashboard tips for October
Learn about hiding future dates when editing data, about dashboard groups and about drilldowns that you can export to excel. [Read More]
 
 
20
October
2014
Change Log
Continuously updated change log for Target Dashboard [Read More]
 
 
7
October
2014
Use big screen dashboards to put your performance in focus
Use big screen dashboards to put your performance in focus [Read More]
 
 
23
September
2014
4 useful dashboard tips for September
4 useful dashboard tips for September [Read More]
 
 
23
July
2014
Using Exception Alerts to Track Anomalies in Your Data
Using Exception Alerts to Track Anomalies in Your Data [Read More]
 
 
7
July
2014
The Benefit of Adding Targets to Your KPIs
The Benefit of Adding Targets to Your KPIs [Read More]
 
 
13
June
2014
Forecast Your Year-End Figures with New Custom Scorecards
Learn how to create custom scorecards for your management dashboards in Target Dashboard. [Read More]
 
 
15
April
2014
Target Dashboard and Heartbleed
Target Dashboard is not affected by Heartbleed [Read More]
 
 
26
February
2014
Upcoming Features and Roadmap Update
As you may remember, we outlined a roadmap for 2014 in early January, and we thought that it was time now to provide you with an update on the features we have planned. [Read More]
 
 
26
February
2014
What is new in Target Dashboard in February
2014 has come off to a great start, and we already have some great new features available in the application for you to try out and use on your own dashboards. [Read More]
 
 
10
October
2013
Sharing Updates in Target Dashboard
One important aspect of a KPI dashboard is the ability to share it with management, colleagues, stakeholders and clients. It needs to be easy to share, and it needs to look good. [Read More]
 
 
3
October
2013
Getting Data into Target Dashboard
How to get your data into Target Dashboard. [Read More]
 
 
30
August
2013
A Guide to the Yearly Comparison Chart
A yearly comparison chart lets managers predict what will happen in future, by comparing KPI data at the same point over a number of years. Creating a comparison chart in Target Dashboard is as easy as just a few clicks. Let us show you how. [Read More]
 
 
8
August
2013
Improved Dropbox Integration and Many More New Features
Since the beginning of August, the team here at Target Dashboard has been working hard on improving, updating and making Target Dashboard a great user experience. [Read More]
 
 
4
June
2013
Feature Spotlight: Colour Coded Table Summaries
A feature in Target Dashboard that is often overlooked is the Table Summary. We wanted to change this, and decided to give it an upgrade that would allow it to come into its full potential. [Read More]
 
 
14
January
2013
New Scorecard Features
We recently made some updates to our scorecards, which we're sure you'll find really useful! [Read More]
 
 
28
October
2012
Importing percentages from Excel
We have made some important changes to the data importer that will help you import percentages from Excel and map your column types. [Read More]
 
 
9
October
2012
New Gauge Style Added to Target Dashboard
We have added a brand new gauge style that we hope that you will like. It's very similar to the information presented in a score card but provides a large bold display taking up all of a dashboard items space. [Read More]
 
 
5
October
2012
Pivot table tutorial
Pivoting data is one of the most feared data analysis techniques by many corporate managers.In this post I'm going to try to explain the benefits of pivot tables and how easy it is to make them. [Read More]
 
21
October
2011
How to show a second Y-axis
Sometimes when you create a chart with 2 KPI columns you find that the size of the values of the columns is very different the consequence of which is that the chart is hard to interpret. If this happens, you might find it useful to add a second Y axis to your chart. [Read More]
 
 
17
October
2011
How to add a Target to any of your data in 3 steps.
Using a target on your tables will help you monitor the progress towards your organisation’s goals. On Target Dashboard, target columns result in colour changes in your scorecards, bar indicators and on gauges. [Read More]