Power BI: Dashboards for Beginners

Power BI: Dashboards for Beginners

English | MP4 | AVC 1280×720 | AAC 48KHz 2ch | 0h 33m | 94 MB

Get a short and simple beginner’s guide to Power BI. In this quick course, Joshua Rischin demystifies the process of building dashboards in Power BI, the powerful business analytics and data visualization tool from Microsoft. Joshua begins with a quick primer on how Power BI dashboards work, including the building blocks of a dashboard. Next, he shows how to select the right data and connect it to your dashboard. You can then learn how to prepare and adjust the dashboard’s layout, select and configure a chart type, apply dashboard filters, and enhance the dashboard with finishing touches to wow your stakeholders when you share your review. These lessons make it easy even for novice users to turn raw data into a powerful story that can help drive better business decisions.

Table of Contents

1 Unlock the value of Power BI

Understanding Power BI
2 Navigate the Power BI Desktop interface
3 Distinguish between dashboards and reports
4 Plan for success with dashboard building blocks

Getting Data into Power BI
5 Become familiar with the Power BI data types
6 Get started by connecting with rich source data
7 Create safeguards by assuring data quality

Crafting Your Dashboard
8 Prepare the optimal layout for stakeholders
9 Illustrate results by building intuitive charts
10 Do even more by configuring charts
11 Drill down on results using slicers
12 Collaborate by creating a shareable dashboard
13 Wow stakeholders by enhancing your dashboard

14 How to get the most from Power BI dashboards