Iterating Functions In DAX Language – A Detailed Example

For this blog post, I want to dive into iterating functions within the DAX language in Power BI. The reason why I want to spend some time showing what you can do inside of iterating functions is because it’s such an important concept that you need to learn very well. You might have only just

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Scenario Analysis Techniques Using Multiple 'What If' Parameters

Power BI is an incredible tool to run scenario analysis and what-if analysis examples. I’ve actually never seen or come across an analytical tool that is as effective and intuitive to implement this type of complex analytics. The key is that you’ve got to think more analytically about the underlying elements in your datasets than

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Using Iterating Functions SUMX And AVERAGEX In Power BI

One of the most crucial topics for any Power BI beginner to know about is iterating functions. So before you dip your head in working with complex calculations, I will share with you some simple iterating functions in this article. Why Use Iterating Functions? I get this question all the time as I do live

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Discover Where Your Profit Growth Comes From: A Power BI Tutorial

In this Power BI tutorial, I dive into what’s perhaps a very niche insight. But don’t let that close you off to using this technique — there are plenty of ways to implement this across a range of scenarios. The key is to understand each different part and transfer them across similar elements in your

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Comparing Calculated Columns And Measures In Power BI

Measures vs Calculated Columns In Power BI

In this tutorial, I will cover the two places where you can write your DAX formulas. These two places are the calculated columns and measures. I will go over each one at a time and I’ll start with calculated columns. Using Calculated Columns A calculated column is an additional column that doesn’t exist in your

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