This article provides techniques for configuring a real-time dashboard to automatically stay focused on the latest events.
See the article on the ArcGIS blog site: Making an Auto-Focusing Real-Time Dashboard
Excellent tips & tricks blog for Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS by Sumaiya Siddiqi from Esri Canada. Contains some great content, definitely worth a read!
Dashboard tips that will make you say, “I didn’t know I could do that!”