Data Storytelling with Power BI

£195.00

What Will You Learn?

  • To have the ability to significantly enhance the analytical value of data models with DAX calculations
  • To develop a strong understanding of advanced DAX concepts and learn to think like DAX
  • To understand when and how to use the more advanced DAX functions

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DESCRIPTION

Power BI has many features that are appealing but clearly the storytelling capabilities are what set it apart from other BI tools.  Features like bookmarks, tool-tip report pages, and drill-through filters are just a few examples of how you can make dull reports a real interactive experience.  This course dives deep into advanced design patterns required for telling stories in Power BI.

INSTRUCTOR

MITCHELL PEARSON

BI Consultant and Trainer
As a Business Intelligence Consultant and Trainer for Pragmatic Works, Mitchell’s focus is on the full BI Stack (SSIS, SSAS and SSRS). In addition to the BI Stack, he also has experience with Data Modeling, T-SQL, MDX, Power Pivot and the Power BI Tools. Mitchell graduated from the University of North Florida in 2007 and is constantly expanding his knowledge on all things SQL Server.

 

WHAT TO KNOW BEFORE THE CLASS

It is highly recommended that you first take our Introduction to Power BI course first.


Duration: 5:24:16
Power BI has many features that are appealing but clearly the storytelling capabilities are what set it apart from other BI tools.  Features like bookmarks, tooltip report pages, and drillthrough filters are just a few examples of how you can make dull reports a real interactive experience.  This session dives deep into advanced design patterns required for telling stories in Power BI.
Data Storytelling with Power BI - What you need to get started
Module 00 - Class Introduction
05:42
Module 01A - The Need for Storytelling (Completed Example)
11:22
Module 01B - The Need for Storytelling (Why is Storytelling Important)
13:50
Module 02A - The Data Storytelling Process (What is Data Storytelling)
10:53
Module 02B - The Data Storytelling Process (Understanding the Data Storytelling Lifecycle)
10:40
Module 03A - The Data Storytelling Lifecycle (Defining the Purpose)
28:45
Module 03B - The Data Storytelling Lifecycle (Data Discovery)
29:03
Module 03C - The Data Storytelling Lifecycle (Visualizing Data)
23:01
Module 03D - The Data Storytelling Lifecycle (Building Your First Report)
31:55
Module 04A - Data Storytelling Tools (Bookmarks and Selection Pane)
33:57
Module 04B - Data Storytelling Tools (Custom Visuals)
16:40
Module 04C - Data Storytelling Tools (Spotlight)
08:44
Module 04D - Data Storytelling Tools (Report Page Tooltips)
11:41
Module 04E - Data Storytelling Tools (Developing Interactive Report Pop-Ups)
15:20
Module 05A - Actionable Intelligence (Getting Started with PowerApps - Part 1)
36:23
Module 05B - Actionable Intelligence (Getting Started with PowerApps - Part 2)
19:30
Module 05C - Actionable Intelligence (Building the Power BI Report)
16:50
Class Survey

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • Power BI Desktop
  • A Power BI Pro account in the Power BI Service
  • Access to PowerApps with the ability to create Canvas apps
  • Access to create an Azure SQL Database