* This course is No. 4 in the Microsoft® Power BI® series of webinars. Click button in Program Content section below to see suggested viewing order. Most accountants use Excel® to help them make decisions about their data. However, as the amount of data grows, it becomes difficult to make strategic decisions based on rows and rows and columns and columns of data. In this course, you will learn how to build robust dashboards for analyzing key metrics in Excel. We will begin with some dashboard design guidelines, such as understanding your audience and identifying necessary metrics. Then, we will work through creating key performance indicators (KPIs) for the dashboards. You will learn how you can add charts and eye-catching visuals, in order to make your dashboards easily understood. This course focuses on using standard Excel features to create visuals. Although we will introduce new tools like Power BI Desktop, this course is not about using Power BI to create visuals. This session is presented using Excel 2019. Regardless of the version you are using, most concepts covered in this course apply to all versions of Excel.
After attending this presentation, you will be able to * Determine the advantages of using PivotTables to analyze data from multiple dimensions * Apply the step-by-step process to create PivotTables
The major topics that will be covered in this class include * Dashboard design guidelines
Who Should Attend
Anyone who wants to use Excel® to make strategic decisions
Attended the PivotTable course or equivalent
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