Tag: Measures

Simple Power BI Measures – Beginners’ Tutorial and Best Practices

I’m going to show you some simple Power BI measures you can start with. These can give you a good foundation on what kind of insights Power BI can give you. Understanding these simple Power BI measures is key to easing into more advanced techniques later on. One thing you have to remember if you’re

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Creating Measure Groups – Power BI Best Practices

Once you start creating measures in Power BI, it’s necessary to learn how to organize everything. Creating measure groups is one of the best ways to make sure everything is in its proper place. Measure groups are like folders where you put similar measures together. They help make the entire process seamless, regardless if you’re

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How To Use A Measure Table In Power BI

In today’s blog post, I’ll discuss some techniques on how to organize measures using a measure table in Power BI. The best way to organize your measures is to create measure groups or measure tables inside Power BI.  It’s important to learn this technique because you’ll be dealing with hundreds of measures in your analysis.

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Getting Started W/ DAX In Power BI

Getting Started with DAX

The DAX (Data Analysis Expression) formula language is one of the key pillars in Power BI. Learning DAX might be overwhelming at first. But once you understand how it works, you can level up your analytical insights. The key to getting great insights in your reports is through the use of DAX calculations. For this

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Power BI Calculated Column vs Measure: A Comparison

In this blog, I’m going to compare Power BI calculated column and measures, and then cover some of their differences. I’m also going to show you optimal situations where you can use either of them. Creating Calculated Columns I’m going to start by creating a calculated column in Power BI. This is probably what you’re

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