Users of Power BI will quickly find one drawback to making compelling reports and dashboards, and it all has to do with colours! Unfortunately, the team at Microsoft have not quite yet worked out how to include themes into Power BI desktop and the online service. No doubt they will look to remedy this as
Effort here will pay dividends later Placing effort into formatting your DAX code will make a huge difference as you build out your data models in Power BI. DAX, at times, is a confusing language, as it is. So as soon as you get into the slightly complex territory, unformatted DAX code becomes almost impossible to
The growth opportunity for Power BI is massive I am basically convinced that Power BI is about to explode into the most used enterprise analytical tool around the world in no time. I’m imagining we are out the back of a set of waves, the crest has only just appeared on one, but it will
We’ve all heard the buzzword “Big Data“ and frankly you maybe even a bit tired of hearing it. Although the term is too generic and often improperly used, it is not just a hype. It’s a quiet revolution. The age of data-driven management has already arrived and those that don’t adapt will be stomped out
Just a decade or two ago we were running weekly, monthly and quarterly reports, at the end of each reporting period. Based on previous years and current trends we would try to forecast our revenue, calculate customer churn rate and some even dared try to calculate marketing campaign ROI relying on hefty amount of assumptions.