Excel Dashboards for Business Intelligence

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Excel Dashboards for Business Intelligence

Courses never cancelled. Last minute rescheduling. 24 month delegate support forum. And more... At the end of this course you will understand what makes a dashboard.; ; You will learn how to build some of the most useful components when constructing your own dashboard reports.; ; During the course you will build three complete dashboard projects to give you inspiration for your own solutions.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is best suited to anyone in Business Intelligence, data managers, data analysts, or Project Managers. This course would also suit anyone looking to extend their knowledge of Excel to understand some of the more advanced features and how they can be used to work together.

The downloadable post-course material also contains an expanded glossary of further ways to enhance your dashboards with Speedometer charts, Tornado diagrams, Waterfall charts and the Camera Tool. There are also further resources for connecting to external data sources.

You may also wish to consider one of our VBA training courses.

Training Course Content

What is a dashboard?

Common features of a dashboard
Why use Excel?

PivotTables and PivotCharts

Creating PivotTables
Formatting a PivotTable
Refreshing a PivotTable
Grouping fields
Slicers and Timelines

Useful functions

Nested IFs

Conditional Formatting

Formatting values
Colour Scales to show heatmaps
Icon Sets to show at a glance performance

Form Controls

Understanding the different controls
Using them on a dashboard

Working with Charts

Creating charts
Formatting charts
Secondary Axes
Combination charts
Creating chart templates

Working with Sparklines

Creating and modifying Sparklines
Customizing Sparklines

Design and Layout

Gridlines and outlines
Lining up Excel objects
Theming a dashboard

Appendix I: Sample Dashboard Projects

Worldwide Salary Index
Sales Performance Analysis
Helpdesk Efficiency


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