Data Analytics and Visualizations with Excel and PowerBI | 4204553B

Instructors

Date :
December 1, 2020 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location :
Virtual Learning+
Facility :
TBD
Level of Difficulty :
Basic
Member Price :
149.00
Nonmember Price :
199.00
CPE Credits :
CPE 4.00
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Data visualizations helps professionals uncover hidden patterns and trends, and turn complex data inputs into visually appealing information graphics. This can help show connections within the data that are too complex to explain with words and numbers. Visualizations simplifies the message to your audience and helps communicate the results of your analysis.

This course is designed to help users build visualization dashboards for the business audience. We will cover the data visualization process, and design principles. This will be a hands-on course going through a business case study. We will compare the process of building charts using excel and PowerBI, and identify the benefits of using visualization tools.

Next, we will focus the dashboard development using PowerBI and build an interactive dashboard together. We will cover data types, calculations, filters, and visualization design.

Objectives:

  • Identify the benefits of data analytics and visualizations
  • Understand the data analytics process and identify visualization opportunities
  • Gain hands on dashboard development experience with PowerBI ( read in data, build charts, add filters )

Major Subjects:

  • Compare the Excel chart feature with PowerBI Desktop visualization tool
  • Build an interactive dashboard using PowerBI
  • A summary of visualization design principles and presentation techniques

Advanced Prep:

None

Misc. Information:

None.
Level of Difficulty:
Basic
Field of Interest:
Information Technology
Prerequisites:
None
Designed For:
Professionals who are interested in turning data into compelling visualization stories. Build dynamic dashboards to uncover hidden insights.

Instructors

David Wu, CPA

Materials:

  • Materials - eBook