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DEEP DIVE INTO DATA ANALTYICS - PART 3: TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES

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    1218 Third Ave Seattle , WA 98101 , Seattle, WA (map)

    47.607738 -122.335472

  • 3rd floor of the Seattle Tower Building
  • *This is a Paid Workshop. Please register using the link below*

    DEEP DIVE INTO DATA ANALTYICS - PART 3: TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES

    About This Workshop Series

    This is PART THREE of a three-part Data Analytics class series. This is PART TWO of a three-part Data Analytics workshop series.
    Part 1: Telling the Story With Data
    Part 2: Data Models
    Part 3: Tools and Techniques for Data Analysis
    Big Data is everywhere, and with seamless access to large public databases it is easy to get into data overload. Data is the new oil, meaning it can become a very valuable asset but only if you are able to wrangle it into a meaningful analysis. This class is designed to teach you how to do that.
    What We Will Cover:
    Wrangling, cleansing, and shaping data
    Power BI
    Data scrapping
    Takeaways

    Extract the most meaningful results from large and small data sets and multiple data types
    Become familiar with basic text analysis tools and gain insights from unstructured text data (Voyant)
    Use advanced analysis functions in Excel and open source tools
    Framing and Asking the right business questions
    Clearly articulate your findings
    Knowledge of several valuable tools for data analysis
    Prereqs & Preparation

    A basic understanding of Excel’s capabilities and common Excel functions.
    Laptop with Excel (preferably 2013 or later), 10-key function if possible
    Before Class:
    Have "Developer" Tab loaded onto Excel Ribbon (Instructions: http://www.techonthenet.com/excel/questions/developer_tab2013.php)
    Have "Solver" loaded in Excel; under Data Tab on Excel Ribbon (Instructions: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Load-the-Solver-Add-in-ec994cd0-a396-4bf3-a5dd-feda369cef37)
    Have "Data Analysis" loaded in Excel; under Data Tab on Excel Ribbon (Instructions: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Load-the-Analysis-ToolPak-305c260e-224f-4739-9777-2d86f1a5bd89)

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