K2's Data Analysis with Power Pivot

  • $79.00


With Power Pivot, your PivotTable reports can become even more powerful than you might have thought possible. This amazing tool can connect directly to many common external data sources to link data directly into your reports. Alternatively, you can use it in conjunction with Power Query for superior data import and transformation capabilities. Further, DAX functions allow you to create sophisticated calculations in your PivotTables, adding even more analytical capabilities. And the relational functionality of Power Pivot provides all the tools necessary for creating an intermediary database from multiple data sources. Put Power Pivot to use immediately by participating in this very practical session, which is sure to help you improve your analytical and reporting processes

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Differentiate between ordinary PivotTables and those created with Power Pivot
  • Identify the advantages of working with Power Pivot
  • Explain the procedure for building a PivotTable using Power Pivot
  • Define Data Models, Data Analysis Expressions, and Key Performance Indicators
COURSE INFORMATION

CPE Credits: Recommended for 2 Hours of Accounting

Instructional Delivery Method: QAS on-demand learning, including review and final exam questions. To earn credit, participants must pass the final exam with a score of 70% or better within one year of registering for this course. Participants may attempt take the final exam up to 10 times.

Prerequisites: Fundamental knowledge of computer operations and Microsoft Office Excel, including creating PivotTables

Program Level: Advanced

Advance Preparation: None

Designed For: Accountants and business professionals who are seeking to improve financial analysis processes by taking advantage of the Power Pivot feature found in Windows-based versions of Excel