An outline of the training courses and resources bundle
This training course gives a beginner to intermediate user of Power BI a complete overview of the various different parts of Power BI Desktop, Power BI online service and Power BI mobile applications. Reviewed are best practice techniques in how to develop reports in Power BI desktop and then how to use Power BI within your organisation by harnessing the online service features.
To learn more about this course click here - Power BI Super Users Workshop
This training will take you from a beginner to advanced user of Power BI by utilising the powerful DAX language to the fullest. Covered in the course material are all the beginner theory that you must understand very well to harness the analytical power of DAX. Through real-world scenarios you will be taken through how to use DAX in practice to discover the insights you want to find in your data. Covered are every major DAX function and how to use these when completing calculations and in combination with each other. DAX is the most difficult part of Power BI to learn and put into practice well. This course covers all major tips and techniques that if practiced will have any Power BI user creating compelling Power BI reports and solutions.
To learn more about this course click here - Mastering DAX Calculations
This training is completely focused on how to use DAX formulas within Power BI to solve simple up to very advanced analytical problems. By utilising the power of DAX, combined with the Power BI data model you can almost effortlessly write DAX formula that can solve even the most complex questions being asked of your raw data. To do this effectively you need to firstly understand the core DAX concepts and formulas. From here you can branch out into a number of re-usable patterns that can be overlaid on a variety of datasets. This course teaches you how to do exactly this with comprehensive examples on a considerable amount of analytical scenarios that you will face everyday in the real-world.
To learn more about this course click here - Solving Analytical Scenarios
In this training course you will learn how to transform raw data into compelling visualisations that showcase data in an intuitive way so consumers can extract the insights required to make quality decisions. Creating effective analytical models in only one small part of developing analytical solutions that will make a difference, making sure that your visualisations and reports can effeciently be consumed by your peers and managers is just as important. This course will take you through not only best practice design tips for your Power BI reports but also advanced techniques to really bring your analysis to life.
To learn more about this course click here - Data Visualisation Intensive
The reality of data in the real world is that in its rawest form it is never perfect and various transformations and modelling techniques are required to optimise it for Power BI. This course will take you through a number of advanced scenarios around querying data and then how to structure the data model so you can create the reports and visualisations you need to showcase your insights. To really explore the true analytical power of Power BI understanding how to structure your data tables and then architect your data model effectively is essential. After this course you will know exactly how to do this for a range of difference data scenarios you may find yourself in
To learn more about this course click here - Advanced Data Transformation & Data Modelling
Over 50 individual resources showcasing a range of tips and techniques around all areas of Power BI development and Power BI usage. Each resource is associated to an individual training video produced for the Enterprise DNA TV channel located on Youtube. Resources expected to reach over 100 by mid 2018.
To learn more about these resources click here - Enterprise DNA TV Resources
For a list of all courses available through Enterprise DNA view here
Sam very early on saw the immense opportunity of using Power BI to create analytical solutions. After years of developing some advanced analysis and tools in excel, he was amazed that he could re-create most of those things in about 10% of the time with Power BI.
He is the founder and CEO at Enterprise DNA, a business intelligence training & consultancy business primarily focused on driving better decision making within organisations by empowering individuals and teams to transform raw data into unmatched insights using Microsoft's Power BI suite of tools.
Sam has a strong history in Finance, previously working at ANZ, PIMCO, and Fonterra. He is also a CFA charterholder, achieving the designation in 2011.
He has a passion for building highly scalable analytical solutions within organisations, and wants to see others learn how to do the same.
Passionate about empowering users of Power BI
"My goal is to teach others that you have almost unlimited analytical power when harnessing all the features in Power BI.
Through training across a number of different mediums, I've reached over 10,000 Power BI users, showing them a range of tips and tricks in Power BI development.
I'm a true believer that Power BI is the future of analysis and know individuals with the right training can now create advanced analytics in a scalable way that can have a real impact in the way insights are found and consumed within organisations."
Sam McKay, CFA - Founder & CEO, Enterprise DNA