Power BI Essential Training (2019)

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    Discover how to quickly glean insights from your data using Power BI. This formidable set of business analytics tools—which includes the Power BI service, Power BI Desktop, and Power BI Mobile—can help you more effectively create and share impactful visualizations with others in your organization. In this course, Gini von Courter helps you get started with this powerful toolset. Gini begins by covering the web-based Power BI service, explaining how to import data, create visualizations, and arrange those visualizations into reports. She discusses how to pin visualizations to dashboards for sharing, as well as how to ask questions about your data with Power BI Q&A. She also provides coverage of Power BI Mobile—explaining how to use it to view and share your data—and shows how to use the data modeling capabilities in Power BI Desktop.

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      Gini von Courter

      Empowering people and teams. Find my SharePoint, Power Platform, and Office 365 courses on LinkedIn Learning.

      Gini von Courter has taught computer classes on Microsoft Office for 20+ years and has authored 30+ books.

      Gini has been providing computer classes and seminars on Microsoft Office and related products for more than 20 years at public and private companies, state and federal agencies, educational institutions, and not-for-profit organizations, and has consulted and trained on the use of Microsoft SharePoint since the first SharePoint product was launched in 2001. A founder and managing partner of TRIAD Consulting, Gini is also the author of 29 books, including Beginning SharePoint with Excel, and a number of lynda.com movies on SharePoint, SharePoint Designer, InfoPath, and other software titles. Gini's passion is helping clients use SharePoint and Microsoft Office applications to create solutions that increase efficiency and collaboration while improving the quality of people's work lives. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan with an M.B.A. from Oakland University.

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    - [Instructor] Welcome to Microsoft Power BI. I'm Gini von Corter. In this course I'll show you how you can easily create visualizations that will help your team and your organization understand data that you're already collecting. Power BI is a set of tools including the Power BI service , Power BI desktop, Power BI mobile, and other components. We will begin with the web based Power BI service. We'll get data, create charts, and other visualizations. And arrange those visualizations into shareable reports. We'll also create dashboards, and use Power BI's Q and A feature to ask questions about our data. We'll take a look at the Power Bi for mobile apps and see how we can use them to view and share reports and dashboards that we've created. Finally, I'll show you how to create your own data models using Power BI desktop. Power BI helps you model, visualize, and share insights. Learning Power BI will give you an edge over other people who are trying to analyze data using tools that are…

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