CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Microsoft Power BI - Power Reporting For Free!

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

Microsoft’s Power BI Desktop puts business intelligence in your hands! Offered as a free tool, Power BI allows you to create compelling reports in mere minutes. Participate in this session to embark upon a guided tour of linking data into Power BI, creating stunning and powerful visualizations, and building interactive reports, all with the free version of Power BI. Additionally, you will learn how you can extend these capabilities with a Power BI Pro subscription.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED

  • Understanding the importance of business intelligence efforts and the characteristics of successful business intelligence initiatives
  • Differentiating between various Power BI offerings, including desktop and Cloud-based offerings
  • Identifying the similarities and differences between business intelligence efforts based in Excel and those based in a true business intelligence solution
  • A step-by-step approach to building business intelligence reports and dashboards using Power BI

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Distinguish between various levels of services and software within Microsoft’s business intelligence platform
  • Differentiate between tiles, reports, and dashboards
  • List the steps for creating a Power BI report
  • Identify options for sharing your reports and dashboards with others

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC12206851
Revision Date
March 23, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

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Microsoft Power BI - Power Reporting For Free!

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$125.00

Icon_Webcast
Webcast
Icon_Level
Intermediate
Credits
CPE Credits
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

Course Description

Microsoft’s Power BI Desktop puts business intelligence in your hands! Offered as a free tool, Power BI allows you to create compelling reports in mere minutes. Participate in this session to embark upon a guided tour of linking data into Power BI, creating stunning and powerful visualizations, and building interactive reports, all with the free version of Power BI. Additionally, you will learn how you can extend these capabilities with a Power BI Pro subscription.

MAJOR TOPICS COVERED

  • Understanding the importance of business intelligence efforts and the characteristics of successful business intelligence initiatives
  • Differentiating between various Power BI offerings, including desktop and Cloud-based offerings
  • Identifying the similarities and differences between business intelligence efforts based in Excel and those based in a true business intelligence solution
  • A step-by-step approach to building business intelligence reports and dashboards using Power BI

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Distinguish between various levels of services and software within Microsoft’s business intelligence platform
  • Differentiate between tiles, reports, and dashboards
  • List the steps for creating a Power BI report
  • Identify options for sharing your reports and dashboards with others

Course Specifics

Course ID
WC12206851
Revision Date
March 23, 2020
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr. Headshot
K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA)

Thomas (Tommy) G. Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA, received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. In 1994, Mr. Stephens opened his public accounting practice in the metropolitan Atlanta area. In his practice, Mr. Stephens provided accounting, tax, and consulting services to individuals and a wide variety of small and emerging businesses. He developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he has authored and presented continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. Mr. Stephens has lectured nationally on subjects such as …

K2 Enterprises (Thomas G. (Tommy) Stephens, Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA) Read More »

Microsoft Power BI - Power Reporting For Free!

CPE CREDITS
2 Credits: Computer Software & Applications

$125.00