Fully Online Delivered Power BI and Dashboards for the Busy Professional

Make the most of this lockdown and work-from-home situation, even get your HR to see this as a way of achieving their staff learning and development goals with a reduced budget and within the lockdown restriction.

Register at https://class.urbizedge.com/p/power-bi-and-dashboards-for-the-busy-professional and other courses at https://class.urbizedge.com 

This course is a fully hands-on one to take you from just having an idea of what Power BI does to be able to create insights-rich and interactive reports/dashboards in Power BI.

We cover the following aspects:

Get Data (bringing in your data for analysis)

  • Data Sources in Power BI Desktop
  • Connect to web data and web apps
  • Import Excel Workbooks
  • Connect to enterprise Database

Data Transformation, Power Query and DAX

  • Get Data
  • Model section of the report builder (Power BI Desktop)
  • Creating Relationships
  • Cardinality
  • Direction
  • Data section of the report builder (Power BI Desktop)
  • Data Type
  • Data Format
  • DAX
  • New Column
  • New Measure
  • New Table
  • Must know DAX formulas
  • DAX formula reference guide
  • Row-level Security to control report access using roles (dept, function, branch, cost centre etc)
  • Report section of the report builder (Power BI Desktop)
  • Report creation
  • Native Visuals
  • Custom Visuals
  • Menu Tools for professional-looking reports
  • Edit Interactions
  • Report creation from scratch
  • Power Query
  • Transforming and Combining Data before loading to Model
  • Common Power Query tasks
  • Unpivot
  • Pivot
  • Split Column
  • Append Tables
  • Merge Tables
  • Remove rows
  • Use the first row as header
  • Merge Columns
  • Add Columns
  • Group By
  • Extract
  • Fill
  • Transpose
  • M Code reference resource

Report Publishing, Dashboards and Power BI Service

  • Understanding the concept of Workspaces
  • Publishing report (from Power BI Desktop to Power BI service for consumption)
  • Controlling access to aspects of the report by role (region, department or level)
  • Published Report options
  • Exporting to PowerPoint or PDF
  • Embedding in SharePoint
  • Embedding in a website
  • Making it available via a weblink
  • Sharing with specific users
  • Editing the report – adding new visuals, changing visuals used and creating new report pages
  • Adding comments and tagging users
  • Scheduling the report to send our daily or weekly to specific people
  • Creating a Dashboard
  • Can be created from one or more reports to show management useful analysis
  • Can incorporate data and visuals from other people’s dashboards or reports shared with you
  • Set Alerts to be instantly notified when a KPI is reached or an SLA is breached
  • Add actionable comments
  • Schedule the dashboard to be sent out daily or weekly to specific people
  • Share the dashboard with final users
  • Best practices
  • Setting automatic/scheduled refresh so new data is ingested automatically
  • Data Gateway configuration
  • The type of data sources that require a data gateway

AI in Power BI and Settings

  • Q&A for autogenerating charts and tables in answer to questions
  • Organization-wide settings
  • Account-wide settings
  • Workspace settings
  • Dashboard settings
  • Report settings
  • Datasets settings

This is the course to solidify your Power BI proficiency and is run by UrBizEdge Limited 

UrBizEdge is a registered Microsoft Excel consultingfinancial modellingbusiness intelligencedata analysis and enterprise solutions firm. We specialise in helping companies and high-value professionals are on top of their business data. We focus exclusively on the world’s most used and most flexible business intelligence tools. We have a 5x Microsoft Excel Most Valuable Professional (MVP) and we are an approved training provider for the AFM (Advanced Financial Modeler) certification by the global body, Financial Modeling Institute. Our team are the developers of the only Nigerian financial markets analysis tool on Microsoft office store, the developers of Nigerian stocks analysis dashboard and the brains behind the Nigeria Market Data platform

Access our online comprehensive training classes at a specially discounted price with lifetime access, downloadable classes and future updates :

  1. Financial Modelling, Financial Planning and DCF Valuation
  2. Power BI and Dashboards for the Busy Professional
  3. Business Data Analysis with Microsoft Excel

You can always pick between two options for any of our online courses:

  1. Specially Discounted with lifetime access, downloadable classes and future updates
  2. Specially Discounted with lifetime access, downloadable classes and future updates + 4 hours Live Session with instructor

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