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Microsoft Power BI – Data Modeling & Data Manipulation

Microsoft Power BI | Data Visualizations | Data Modeling | Data Manipulation | DAX | Business Intelligence.
Starweaver Instructor Team
42,802 students enrolled
English [Auto]
Import data into Power BI Desktop from a wide variety of data sources
How to join different data sets together, even if they come from different files, databases, or other sources
Clean and transform your data so it’s ready for use with Power BI
Delve into “Get Data” and an introduction to understanding “M” code (Power Query language)
Turn short, wide data tables into long, tall tables and why this is so useful for Power BI
Join multiple data tables together and understanding relationships
Create efficient data models: merging, appending, and structuring your datasets to create the optimal structure
Apply your Power Query skills to Excel and when to choose one over the other
Use different techniques for creating and utilizing a Calendar table that you can use to slice and summarize your reports
Create queries that automatically report errors and missing codes
Automatically combine all the Excel, CSV, or Text files in a folder into one table and see how you could apply this
Apply the principles of filter context, how critical this is for DAX formulas, and how to modify this in calculations to produce the results you need
Use DAX formulas work and how they’re different from Excel (even though they look similar!)
Determine when to use a calculated column in a table and when to write a measure
Create stunning interactive reports and share amazing insights! Power BI gives Excel users the power to extract data from multiple sources, link it together, perform calculations, and create powerful visualizations.

Power BI data modeling and manipulation


Unlock the full potential of your data with Microsoft Power BI. In this comprehensive course, you’ll learn advanced techniques for data modeling and manipulation using Power BI, Microsoft’s powerful business intelligence tool. Whether you’re a data analyst, business intelligence professional, or anyone looking to make informed decisions based on data insights, this course will empower you to transform raw data into meaningful visualizations and actionable insights.

Through a combination of theory and hands-on exercises, you’ll delve into the intricacies of data modeling, mastering techniques for creating relationships, measures, and calculated columns within Power BI. You’ll also explore data manipulation techniques, including transforming data using Power Query, cleaning and shaping data for analysis, and performing complex calculations with DAX (Data Analysis Expressions).


– Basic understanding of data analysis concepts.
– Familiarity with Microsoft Power BI is beneficial but not required.
– Access to Microsoft Power BI Desktop (free to download).

**Who This Course Is For:**

– Data analysts and business intelligence professionals seeking to enhance their skills in Power BI.
– Professionals responsible for data visualization and reporting within their organizations.
– Anyone interested in leveraging data for decision-making and strategic planning.
– Students and enthusiasts eager to explore the capabilities of Microsoft Power BI for data analysis and visualization.

By the end of this course, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to effectively model and manipulate data using Microsoft Power BI, enabling you to create compelling visualizations and derive valuable insights to drive business growth and innovation. Whether you’re analyzing sales data, tracking marketing performance, or monitoring operational metrics, this course will equip you with the tools to unleash the full potential of your data with Power BI.

Enroll now and take your data analysis skills to the next level with Microsoft Power BI!


Module 2 - Power BI Data Modeling Example

Module 3 - Creating Interactive Visualizations

Module 4 - Power BI Finishing Touches

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Power BI data modeling and manipulation


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