Analytics & Power BI Accelerator: 3-Day Workshop

Breakpoint Technology

Breakpoint Technology's Analytics and Power BI Accelerator workshop, guides key leadership through a data strategy and internal teams into creation of an initial dashboard exposed in Microsoft Teams.

With the Analytics and Power BI Accelerator workshop, users work through a combination of technical and business focused objectives that will not only teach your users Power BI, but help them understand the broader analytics journey for your organization. At the end of the workshop, key leadership will have begun a data strategy and internal teams will have created an initial dashboard in support of that strategy exposed via Microsoft Teams. Objectives • Identify existing data sources in your organization • Determine an optimal strategy for determining insights from your data • Learn the fundamentals of Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service • Create an initial dashboard from your data exposed in Microsoft Teams • Attendees will be comfortable continuing their analytics journey after this workshop Deliverables • Data Strategy Road Map • Power BI Training Session • Initial Dashboard and Visualizations Agenda Day 1 - Initial Data Strategy (6 hours delivery, 2 hours prep) • Determine your organization's analytics needs and current status • Review existing data sources and locations • Determine relationship between data sources • Discuss Transactional vs. Reporting data models • Review current need for organizational insights and KPIs • Create a Data Strategy Roadmap for your organization Day 2 - Power BI Essentials Training (6 hours delivery, 2 hours prep) • Fundamentals of Power BI ○ Power BI Overview ○ Data Import with Query Editor and M ○ Data Modeling ○ Intro to DAX and Data modification ○ Creating visualizations ○ Utilizing Filters • Power BI Service Overview ○ Differences between Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service ○ Objects in Power BI Service § Datasets, Reports, and Dashboards ○ Security Model ○ Creating and Sharing Content Day 3 - Dashboard design and development (12 hours delivery with 2 resources, 2 hours prep) • Establish initial Power BI Data Model ○ Determine target data sources from Roadmap

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