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Digital skills

Power BI - Use PBI Desktop to Create Reports and Dashboards Logo aicpa

  Free |   CPE: 4.0 |   AICPA |   09 Mar 2020 |   Computer Science |   AICPA Store
Who Will Benefit?
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to analyze data
Key Topics
  • Tour of the Power BI Desktop interface
  • Using Power BI Desktop to connect to data sources
  • Available visualizations in Power BI Desktop
  • Building interactivity into visualizations
Learning Objectives
  • Identify components of the Power BI Desktop interface.
  • Use Power BI Desktop to connect to data sources.
  • Use Power BI Desktop to create interactive visualizations of your data.

This webcast is part of the 2020 Power BI Series. Please see below for the suggested viewing order.

Power BI Desktop is a new stand-alone tool that adds visualization to your data. This webcast focus is on learning the Power BI Desktop interface, connecting to data sources and creating the visualizations. We will demonstrate the creation of each of the various visualizations and the various options related to each.

We will also show how the visualization can be connected together to provide fully-interactive reports with drill-down capabilities. This webcast does not require any Excel knowledge but understanding Power Pivot and Power Query can reduce your learning curve.

This series is presented using Excel 2019/Office 365. Regardless of the version you are using, most concepts covered in this webcast series apply to all versions of Excel. *However, in order to follow along and apply concepts being taught during this session, you need to have the Power Pivot add-in installed.

Explore the other webcasts in the 2020 Power BI Series:

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: Technical: Management reporting & analysis: Management reporting, Foundational
  • Management accounting: Technical: Accounting information systems: Information systems environment, Foundational
  • Management accounting: Digital skills: Data visualisation, Foundational

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