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Power BI Essentials: Build & Share a Dashboard for COVID-19

You get 2 in 1 - Learn the fundamentals of Power BI Desktop and build / publish a COVID-19 dashboard using live data
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 51m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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We live in a world that is driven by data and having data skills is needed in just about every job. 
Learn the best practices of data visualisation using Microsoft Power BI and gain practical experience by developing a COVID-19 dashboard.

This course will introduce you to power BI, a data visualisation tool which enables you to create professional dashboards and perform analytics with a few clicks of a button. This is what you will learn:
•Best practices for building an engaging and meaningful dashboard
•Create a professionally designed interactive dashboard in Power BI using COVID-19 as the real world scenario
•Connect Power BI to live data on the web
•Build visualisation charts and learn how to format them
•Perform calculated measures in Power BI
•Share your dashboard online with the public

You will learn

✓ Learn the steps and design principles for creating an effective dashboard for a great user experience
✓ Build a professional-quality dashboard from ground up
✓ Blend and transform raw data into an engaging and interactive dashboard
✓ Connect Microsoft Power BI to data sources
✓ Transform and cleanse data into the appropriate format for your dashboard
✓ Build a wide range of graphs and visualizations including maps, cards, matrix, area and donut charts
✓ Perform quality checks on data sets
✓ Create calculated fIelds and measures using DAX in Power BI
✓ Publish dashboards on the Web and view using laptops, tablets or smartphones


• A PC with internet connection
• Microsoft Power BI Desktop (free download)

This course is for

• Anyone looking for a hands-on, project-based introduction to Microsoft Power BI Desktop
• Anyone looking to pursue a career in data and analytics
• If you already work in data and analytics and want to develop dashboard design and business intelligence skills
Information Management Specialist
I have over 17 years of data and analytics consulting experience working in large organisations across telecommunications, energy, financial services and government industries. I specialise in turning data into information and develop data strategies for senior executives at large corporates. I also lead and deliver projects with a key focus on implementing end-to-end data capabilities including dashboard visualisation, data governance, data quality, big data, predictive analytics, data modelling, data warehousing and business intelligence.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 51m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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