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Power BI CALCULATE: Key To Advanced DAX Formulas

Now we are going to dive into the CALCULATE function in Power BI. We have already used the function many times but this is where I want to discuss it in detail. Getting The Sales Last Year With CALCULATE The CALCULATE function allows you to change the context of a calculation within a measure wherein

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Time Intelligence DAX Functions In Power BI

For this tutorial, we’ll branch out to some examples of time intelligence calculations using a combination of DAX functions. This kind of calculation is useful when you want to compare your business data over a certain period. You can do it by days, months, quarters, or years. Aside from the CALCULATE function, using other DAX

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How To Create A Forward Forecast In Power BI: Advanced Forecasting Techniques

Forecasting analysis in Power BI can be completed in quite an effective manner if you utilize the time intelligence functions in DAX effectively. In this example, I go through the many options you have available to automatically create a forecast in Power BI based on historical information. Your forecasts in a lot of cases will

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Power BI DAX Formula Technique: Showcasing Growth Performance Effectively

Showcasing Growth Performance Effectively In Power BI - Advanced DAX

I want to share with you a Power BI DAX formula technique to show growth performance effectively.  In this tutorial, I’m going to demonstrate how it’s done, but there are so many different scenarios where you want to represent growth and this is just one example. The technique that I’m going to go through can

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Evaluating Customer Margin Contraction Using Power BI

Here we’re going to look at customer margin contraction. We’re going to try and work out what customer margins are contracting and why are they contracting. Is it because of their purchasing frequency? Is it because of the products they’re buying? Or because of some other reason? We’re going to solve this analytical problem with

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