Tag: Time Intelligence

Creating Multi Threaded Dynamic Visuals – Advanced Power BI Technique

In this post, I want to show you what is without a doubt one of the most compelling visualisation techniques in Power BI. Never feel you are confined to use just the general visualisation options inside of Power BI (or custom visuals for that matter). You have a significant opportunity to make your visuals even

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Dynamically Compare And Calculate Difference Between This Year & Last Year In Power BI Using DAX

If you want to start creating compelling reports with strong insights into information over time, then you’ve got to know how to use all the variations of time intelligence functions. Some are easy, but others are much more advanced and can be difficult to use. In this post though, I want to take you back

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The DATEADD Function. The Best And Most Versatile Time Intelligence Function in Power BI

The DATEADD function is by far my go to time intelligence function in DAX at the moment. Mainly because of it’s immense versatility to generate time comparisons over a range of different time frames. This detailed video will go through all the various aspects of how to set up time comparison analysis with this function.

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Compare Cumulative Results For Multiple Months

Showcasing your results cumulatively is such a powerful way to visualize your data over time, especially if you are trying to show the difference in performance from one time period to another. When you try to present this at a daily or even monthly level, identifying the trend isn’t always so obvious. When you place

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Discover How To Repeatedly Project A Current Trend Forward In Power BI

In this unique example, I want to show you how you can take a historical trend and repeatedly project it forward. This particular example came to me from a question in the Enterprise DNA support forum. An Enterprise DNA member needed to carry out this analysis in the real world. They had to take historical

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