Tag: Measures

Calculating Percent Profit Margins Using DAX In Power BI

Working out your profit margins in Power BI with a basic data set can seem like it requires a few steps. Maybe you think you need to use calculated columns to get the result. Well, you certainly don’t need to do that. There is a much simpler way. Using measures, you can start with simple

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Using Variables In Power BI – A Detailed Example

How To Use Variables In DAX Power BI

In this post, I’ll show you how to use variables within your DAX formula in Power BI. Variables are a real game-changer for the formula bar in Power BI. Being able to break down your more complex formulas in steps makes setting them out much more intuitive. I keep thinking back to using VBA with

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Develop Advanced Scenario Analysis Models Using DAX in Power BI

Develop Advanced Scenario Analysis Models Using DAX in Power BI

I really wanted to showcase here how incredible Power BI is as an analytical tool. You can achieve so much that you might never have thought possible. Developing scenario analysis logic within Power BI models is probably my favorite technique to use, mainly because it can be so valuable to the business. Rather than just

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