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Course: Advanced Visualization with Power BI - AKL - Dec 2016

This course is module 4 of the Power BI from Rookie to Rock Star course.

In this course, you will learn all things about data visualization in Power BI. Day starts with basics of visualizations of basic charts. You will learn best practices and considerations for coloring, choosing the right visual, numeric visualization and many other tips through the course. You will learn about custom visuals, how to build custom visuals. all tips and tricks in visualizations including filters, slicers, drill down/up, best practices of map visualizations and many other real-world examples with hands on lab and lecture. You will leave this course with a Jedi level of visualization.

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4.1: Visualization Basics

• Basic Charts

• Clustered vs Stacked

• Quick Calcs in Power BI

• Interaction of Visuals

• Pages

4.2: Visualization Best Practices

• Pie Chart; Be Careful

• Coloring

• Show me the Numbers

• Which Chart is the Best?

• Story Telling

• Combining Visuals

4.3: Slicing and Dicing

• Filters

• Slicers

• Filtering Slicers

• Drill Down/Up

4.4: Custom Formatting Visuals

• Labels

• Legend

• Color

• Extended visualization formatting

• Group / bin

4.5: Special Visuals

• Waterfall Chart; Cashflow

• Scatter Chart; Story Telling

• Line Chart; Powerful

• Table and Matrix with Conditional Formatting

• R Visualization

4.6: Map Visualization

• Default map visual

• Filled Map; Good, bad, and the ugly

• Shape Map

• Custom Map Visuals

• ArcGIS

4.7: Custom Visuals

• Using Custom Visuals

• SynopticPanel by SQLBI

• Chicklet Slicer

• 3D Map with GlobeMap Visual

• Sunburst

• Time Slicers

4.8: KPIs in Power BI

• KPI Default visual

• Dial Gauge

• Linear Gauge

• Bullet Chart

4.9: Building a Custom Visual

• Basics of scripting language

• Writing first simple custom visual

• Components of a custom visual component

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early bird: $285

Standard: $365

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