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Power BI Report Design

Designing effective reports in Power BI

Power BI is a business intelligence tool for the end user. Learn how to design your Power BI Report effectively to communicate your narrative. A picture really is worth a thousand words. 

Learn how to create compelling reports to effectively communicate your data-insights. We will outline a number of best practices in designing reports and then teach you to use a number of Power BI features such as backgrounds, slicers and bookmarks to create an engaging experience for your report users.

Course Details
Price
$99
Duration
90 minutes
Interactive Courseware
provided
Practise Exams
provided
Instructor Led
yes
CPD Hours
1.5 hour
Access
12 month
Live Q&A
yes
Skill Level
Beginner
Course Prerequisites

There are basic skills and software requirements for this workshop. To get the most out of this webinar, make sure you have the software ready to go.

Skill Requirements:

  • Power BI Beginner;
  • Setting up simple data model;
  • Creating & formatting visuals;
  • Creating report pages.


Software Requirements:

  • Power BI Desktop

Learning Outcomes

  • Best practice of designing reports
  • How people read reports
  • Prioritising your messages
  • Get the full potential of your report pages
  • Formatting visuals for effective communication
  • When to use colour in your report

 

  • Creating background layouts for your report
  • Creating effective layouts quickly in PowerPoint
  • Save and import background images to Power BI
  • Inserting images and text boxes in Power BI
  • Using alignment, distribution tools, grid and snap-to-grid

 

  • Using Slicers across report pages
  • How to sync slicers across pages
  • Managing sync slicers
  • PowerApps Studio (Web) vs PowerApps Studio (Desktop)

 

  • Creating a menu-driven experience
  • Introduction to bookmarks
  • How bookmarks work (data, display, current page, visuals)
  • How to create and manage bookmarks
  • Creating bookmarks to navigate pages
  • Using the Selection pane to manipulate objects
  • Creating menus by using bookmarks
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Software requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 7/8/10
  • Apple Mac OS X 10.5.x, 10.6.x *(Online self-paced courses courseware works with Mac OS, diagnostic tests do not.)

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Over 16426 Reviews
Thank you, a good beginners course. - Power BI Beginner Brisbane
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Steve was excellent - patiently guided me through PB Beginner - something I have never experienced. Will be very useful in work and hope will get there. Thanks very much. -Power BI Beginner Brisbane
Athula - Power BI Beginner, .
Thank you for a very informative session. It is great to learn Power BI and I am looking forward to use this in my work. -Power BI Beginner Brisbane
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Steven was very insightful and expertly displayed his knowledge in manageable terms for beginners. I really enjoyed this session and feel confident in engaging with the software further in work contexts -Power BI Beginner Brisbane
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Session was very beneficial. Great tools and tips to assist in getting started in Power BI. -Power BI Beginner Brisbane
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Excellent beginner course and Steven was a very knowledgeable and engaging presenter. Highly recommended. -Power BI Beginner Brisbane
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A really great introductory session including a foundation of a variety of useful tools. Loved the follow up on questions asked throughout the day, and the facilitation was fabulously involved. Much enjoyed and very useful. - Power BI Beginner Melbourne
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