Data and analytics can provide you with the opportunity to add value to anything you do. The real value add of mastering big data is closely linked to your ability to use stored information, whilst uncovering new trends and insights. Data analytics allows you to view and discover a full picture around the processes you are regularly engaged with. Just over the past few years the world has witnessed the creation of 90% of its current data, with this percentage bound to increase further in short term as new technologies are enabled.
Today's digital market is increasingly bringing data analytics to the forefront of business decision-making. Many work environments gather data from a huge number of sources, integrated processes, teams and smart devices. The training provided at PwC's Academy can help you unlock further insight through effective use of data allowing you to drive positive user and customer experience.
Learn the best ways to use Microsoft Excel for data analysis, reporting and modeling for decision making using real-world business scenarios. Designed for supervisors, managers or team members who need to summarize, report and analyze data, this course will present helpful tools to evaluate investments and financial decisions, ensure accurate data entry by creating a list of values, summarize data using histograms and PivotTables, estimate business variables using trend curves and present the data.
Power BI for Excel is a powerful tool which allows you to consolidate and mine data from multiple sources, investigate trends, create dashboards and make sense of your business data with just a few clicks in the familiar environment of Excel. Now it is possible to process millions of rows of data in Excel enabling deeper business insight and shorter decision making cycles.
If you are looking to boost your business or advance your career, then Power BI Training is for you. No previous experience required as we show you everything from the start but if you know a little about Excel formulas, one-to-many relationships in Access, SQL queries, VLOOKUP, PowerPivot Reports, you have a head start.
By the end of this course candidates will master the techniques of using the right excel tools to solve problems more efficiently. Also new features in the current Excel version will be highlighted.
Topics covered include Conditional Formatting wizard, Flash Fill, Name Manager, various functions (string, maths, logical, lookup), pivot tables, slicers and pivot charts to build a BI dashboard.
Having practiced all of these new skills extensively during the course you will be able to hit the ground running on your return to the office and should be able to complete your Excel work far more proficiently.