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Advanced Topics in Power BI - FLEXCAST

Available Until Wednesday, May 31

Your Desk

2.0 Credits

Member Price $98.00

Non-Member Price $113.00

Overview

You’ve used Power BI to create fundamental reports and dashboards. Now you’re ready for even more advanced reporting. Extend your Power BI environment with tools such as Data Analysis Expressions, Key Performance Indicators, Hierarchies, and Apps and Content Packs, among others. Take advantage of these tools and techniques to move beyond simple reports and dashboards in Power BI. Leverage the power of this terrific reporting tool.

Highlights

Creating formulas in Power BI with Data Analysis Expressions. Adding Key Performance Indicators to your Power BI reports and dashboards. Managing security in Power BI. Publishing your reports and dashboards to Apps and Content Packs for easy sharing with other team members.

Prerequisites

None.

Designed For

CPAs and other business professionals who want to learn some of the advanced features in Power BI.

Objectives

List the steps necessary to create formulas using Data Analysis Expressions. Identify the importance of Key Performance Indicators. Apply appropriate security techniques to your Power BI reports and dashboards. Identify the purpose of Apps and Content Packs in the context of Power BI.

Preparation

None.

Notice

  • This is a FlexCast™ (no exam required) and may be viewed only Monday - Saturday, 5am - 5pm PT. 
  • You may take up to one year from the date of purchase to complete the course. 
  • Pause your FlexCast and resume at a convenient day during the hours above.  
  • Partial credit for 2+ credit courses:  If you are unable to complete the course in one sitting, partial credit can be awarded (minimum of one credit). To earn the remaining credits, you must return later and start the course from the beginning. 
  •  Use chat to ask questions of a subject matter expert during the program. 

Leader(s):

Leader Bios

Thomas Stephens Jr

Thomas G. Stephens, Jr., received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree (Major in Accounting) from Auburn University in 1985. Upon graduation, Mr. Stephens began working for an Atlanta-based public accounting firm. After earning his designation as a Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Stephens worked for BellSouth Corporation in Atlanta as an Internal Auditor. After two years as an auditor, he was promoted to Staff Manager and then Operations Manager of the Internal Audit Group. In 1991, he transferred to the Comptrollers’ department of BellSouth and served as Manager of the Cost Accounting organization. While working full-time at BellSouth Corporation, Mr. Stephens also attended graduate school, earning a Masters of Science (Major in Finance) from Georgia State University in 1992. Mr. Stephens left BellSouth in 1994 and 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. As part of his practice, he developed a successful consulting practice providing installation and support services of small business accounting software. Additionally, he began authoring and presenting continuing professional education courses to accounting and finance professionals. In 2003, Mr. Stephens affiliated with K2 Enterprises and in 2007 he joined the firm as a partner. To date, he has lectured nationally on subjects such as internal controls for small businesses, technology strategies, computer hardware and software applications, tax strategies and compliance, and financial accounting standards and applications. Over the past nineteen years, Mr. Stephens has presented in excess of 1,800 educational sessions to over 55,000 participants nationwide. Presently, Mr. Stephens resides in Woodstock, Georgia where, in addition to his association with K2 Enterprises, he provides consulting services to small businesses and CPA firms. In addition to an active professional career, Mr. Stephens enjoys an active personal life as well. He and Michelle – his wife of twenty-nine years – have two children. His hobbies include snow skiing, fishing, and running. Additionally, Mr. Stephens maintains professional memberships with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and is a past member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.

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Non-Member Price $113.00

Member Price $98.00