DossBoss

The Monthly MicroStrategy Data Visualization Challenge

About the Challenge

The DossBoss is a monthly data visualization contest open to everyone, from analytics newbies to MicroStrategy experts. The rules are simple:

Step 1: Gather your tools.

Download the assigned dataset* for the month and create an intuitive dossier with MicroStrategy Workstation.

Step 2: Submit your dossier.

Submit your dossier by the deadline. Check the chart below for each month’s theme, dataset, and submission deadline.

Step 3: Win!

Contest winners will be featured in The DossBoss Gallery and The MicroMinute, the MicroStrategy Community digital newsletter.

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DossBoss Community Group

The official DossBoss Visualization Challenge group, get information on the latest challenges and winners from the competition here.

Community Dossier Best Practices Guide

Review all of the best practices for dossier authoring and how you can create the most impactful dossiers to guide strategic decisions across the enterprise.

Data Visualization Gallery

Here you can find various visualizations to spruce up your dashboards. Learn how to build them or download and customize.

DossBoss Schedule

Month
Challenge
Prize
Submission Date
Dataset
October 2021 Halloween Challenge  Free Analyst Education Pass!
Due by October 20, 2021 Data of your choosing
September 2021 Video Game Challenge  Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by September 25, 2021 Data of your choosing
June-July 2021 Ice Hockey Challenge Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by July 31, 2021 Data of your choosing
May 2021 Cryptocurrency Challenge  Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by May 19, 2021 Download Dataset
April 2021 Music Analytics Competition Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by April 21, 2021 Data of your choosing
February 2021 March Madness Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by March 17, 2021 Download Dataset
January 2021 COVID Pandemic and Vaccine Analysis Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by February 17, 2021 Download Dataset
December 2020 Movie Analysis
Free Analyst Education Pass! Due by January 8, 2021 Data of your choosing

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