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CPE Self-Study
Microsoft Power BI - Use PBI Desktop to Create Reports and Dashboards
NASBA FIELD OF STUDY
Computer Software & Applications
LEVEL
Overview
CPE CREDITS
Online: 4.0
Focuses on familiarizing yourself with the Power BI Desktop interface in order to connect to data sources and create rich visualizations.

CPE On-Demand
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Supported Operating Systems:

  • Macintosh OS X 10.10 to present
  • Windows 7 to present

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  • Google Chrome
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Mozilla Firefox

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Product details

Who Will Benefit?

  • Anyone who wants to learn how to analyze data

Key Topics

  • Power BI Desktop interface
  • Using Power BI Desktop to connect to data sources
  • Available visualizations in Power BI Desktop
  • Building interactivity into visualizations

Learning Objectives

  • Identify components of the Power BI Desktop interface.
  • Use Power BI Desktop to connect to data sources.
  • Use Power BI Desktop to create interactive visualizations of your data.

How will this product help you with the work on your desk?

  • This course shows how visualization can be connected together to provide fully-interactive reports with drill-down capabilities.

Start making connections with Power BI Desktop!

This is the eighth course in the Microsoft Power BI series. This course focuses on familiarizing yourself with the Power BI Desktop interface in order to connect to data sources and create rich visualizations. The course will demonstrate the creation of each of the various visualizations and options related to each.

This session is presented using Excel 2019/Office 365. Regardless of the version you are using, most concepts covered in this course apply to all versions of Excel.

This self-study online course is part of the Microsoft Power BI: Power BI Series.

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Author(s)

Bryan Smith

Bryan Smith, CPA, CITP, CISA

Bryan serves as a trusted adviser to CPAs in public accounting, as well as business and industry, on all aspects of information technology. Bryan’s expertise includes in-depth knowledge of paperless work flow solutions, the impact of technology on internal controls, strategic IT infrastructure design and information security best practices. As a nationally recognized author and presenter on information technology issues impacting CPAs, Bryan is passionate about the opportunities for CPAs to benefit from safe and secure computing.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Leadership role in IT consulting services for a top 10 and two top 100 firms over the past 25 years.
  • Nationally recognized speaker on technology issues impacting the CPA profession, with an emphasis on internal controls, disaster recovery planning and information
     security.
  • Specialized knowledge in project management systems
  • Charter member of the Masters of Science in Information Assurance (MISA), Walsh College, Troy, Michigan
  • Treasurer of the Microsoft Project Users Group - Michigan
  • Member of the AICPA CITP (Certified Information technology Professional) Credential Committee
  • Past Chair of the Michigan Association of CPAs Information Technology Committee and Leadership Committee
Publisher

American Institute of CPAs

The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world’s largest member association representing the CPA profession, with more than 418,000 members in 143 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting.

The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for private companies, nonprofit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination, and offers specialized credentials for qualified professionals who concentrate on personal financial planning; forensic accounting; business valuation; and information management and technology assurance. With The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), it offers the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, which sets the global benchmark for quality and recognition in management accounting.

The AICPA and CIMA also make up the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association), which represents public and management accounting globally, advocating on behalf the public interest and advancing the quality, competency and employability of CPAs, CGMAs and other accounting and finance professionals worldwide.

The AICPA maintains offices in New York, Washington, DC, Durham, NC, and Ewing, NJ.

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$109.00
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CREDIT INFO
CPE credits
Online
: 4.0
NASBA Field of Study
Computer Software & Applications
Level
Overview
Prerequisites
This class does not require any Excel knowledge, however understanding Power Pivot and Power Query can reduce your learning curve
ADVANCE PREPARATION
None
Delivery Method
QAS Self-Study
Course acronym
PWRBI8
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