Making Informed Business Decisions: Data Visualization Using Power Bi
Every business needs data to make decisions and with data visualization data is presented in a graphical or illustrative format that will make it easier for the business owners and decision makers to understand the big picture and make the right decision. Interactive data visualization allows for the further filtering and deep drilling into data by changing what data you see and how you see it. Microsoft PowerBI is a tool that can bring life to your data through the visual representation allowing for a more effective and faster business decision making
What We’ll Cover • Introduction to data visualization and how that can help with the business decision process; • Introduction to Microsoft Power BI; and • Walkthrough the steps of creating a dashboard for viewing the data and the use of data drilling.
Goal An introduction to what data visualization is and the use of Microsoft Power BI as a data visualization tool.
Skill Level Beginner
Audience Students, Community and Small Business Owners
Instructor Sam is an Information Technology professional with 15+ years’ experience in the solution and infrastructure architecture, engineering and design, translating business requirements into technical solutions and team leadership through working with large global organizations such as Hewlett Packard, General Motors, Proctor and Gamble, Deutsche Bank and Ally Financial. Sam has a master’s degree in Information Technology Management and a second master’s degree in electrical engineering and throughout his careers has helped businesses achieve higher performance efficiencies, lower costs and maintain compliance by identifying opportunities for process improvement or cost reduction or avoidance, establishing environment standards and enforcing security standards. You can follow him or connect with him on LinkedIn here
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When: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue: EPICentre, Joyce Entrepreneurship Centre, 2nd Floor