An outline of this training course
The success or failure of many business operations rely heavily on logistics management and logistics data play a big role on this. While accuracy and completeness of data are primarily important, its visibility and accessibility are crucial as well to create valuable insights. Given the complexity of logistics data, it is necessary to provide an overview perspective to allow timely decision.
Power BI for Logistics Data module guides you on how to create valuable insights and spatial perspective that will streamline the company's transportation and logistics functions, optimize operation efforts, and create business forecasts.
Course Level: Intermediate
Participants of this module should have reporting and analytical skills. It is recommended to have completed the Ultimate Beginners Guide to Power BI and DAX modules. No other advance preparation is needed to take this course.
This course module is tailored to: Excel users, data analysts, reporting managers
Details of what you will learn during this course
- Understand - the importance of logistics data
- Learn - how to create models and formulas that will effectively generate valuable report
- Learn - how to create logistics analysis using inactive relationships in Power BI
- Gain the knowledge and skill - in creating valuable supply chain metric insights through time-related calculations
- Practice - building up the core measures while utilizing events in progress techniques
- Learn - how to create valuable insights and present in a compelling logistics dashboard
- 2 hours of course videos
- Data sets to practice DAX formula with
- Power BI file (pbix file) downloads showcasing all the examples used during the course
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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.
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"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 100,000 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